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hpr2935 :: The work of fire fighters, part 3

The continued introduction into the work of fire fighters

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Hosted by Jeroen Baten on 2019-11-01 is flagged as Clean and is released under a CC-BY-SA license.
Tags: fire fighting, fire brigade.
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Continued general basic knowledge of fire fighting.

Talking about large water system, breathing gear, “the walk”, flash-over and back-draft.


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Comment #1 posted on 2019-11-05T09:07:52Z by Ken Fallon

That sucks

2400 liters per second is 2.4 m^3/s (cubic meters per second) or 84,76 ft³/s or 634,01 gallons_per_second_us_liquid

Comment #2 posted on 2019-11-05T09:15:24Z by Ken Fallon

That blows

I think this the video you refereed to "Backdraft training" by Keith Thomas

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Et_Y_kZXoQQ

Comment #3 posted on 2019-11-05T09:55:13Z by Ken Fallon

You're Fired

Can you go into how it works with relation to working as a part time fire-fighter.
How often were you called out ?
Are there laws obliging companies to give you the time off ?
What happens if you get injured - who pays the unemployment benefit (WW uitkering) ? Can you get fired from your main job ?
How much do you make as a volunteer fire-fighter ?
Can you explain the role of the Junior Fire-fighting teams ?

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