03/05/10 26 W, 1 I - + 4 - 5 Firefighters


Prelminary photos posted for this afternoon's major working fire on Arcadia Court. Photographer (moi) arrived after containment, alas.
 





Arrived after containment LOL what containment the Ground!!!
WTF - 03/05/10 - 22:29

Technically… it’s contained at that point.

Also, in the grand long list of incident priorities… property conservation comes dead last… incident stabilization is first… and the ground is stable.
CJS (Email) - 03/06/10 - 08:29

CJS, Life safety is the first priority then incident stabilization then property conservation. Depending on the situation you may have to accomplish one to achieve the other.
Hopeful - 03/06/10 - 08:36

I have a quick question. Why do some RFD BC’s have orange stripes and some have yellow?
Truckie (Email) - 03/06/10 - 14:49

The different colored reflective striping on Battalion Chief gear is simply due older versus newer. No other significance.
Legeros - 03/06/10 - 15:34

Hopeful, I did remember after I submitted this that Life Safety came first, and that my wording choice was poor. Thanks for the reminder. Even I can take my lick on it.
CJS (Email) - 03/06/10 - 17:25



  
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