Flashcards in Firefighting Objectives Deck (4):
One of the fastest and safest actions to protect the victim and affect the rescue is to do what?
Extinguish the fire or position a hose line between the victim and the fire
In order to effectively address the exposure problem the engine officer must have a good idea of what?
The location and extent of fire as well as potential routes of fire travel
The introduction of any additional ventilation into a structure will do what?
Increase fire intensity and fire spread