Why do they always send out a fire engine on a paramedic call?

Answer Typically ambulance companies have fewer "bases" in a city. This means the response time is longer than a fire unit. In my city all fireman are EMT basics which means they administer basic life sup... Read More »

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How to Document a Fire Drill?

A fire drill is an exercise designed to allow those using a facility to become familiar with and practice the exit of a building in case of fire. Institutions such as schools regularly conduct fire... Read More »

How to Act During a Fire Drill?

If you live or work in a building you probably have a fire escape plan in place. Corporate practices involve periodic mock fire drills to prepare you for a fire drill.If you are notified that you m... Read More »

Fire Safety Drill Procedures?

Safely evacuating any size or type structure during a fire depends on how proactive individuals, families, work and public building safety departments prepare and implement procedures for fire safe... Read More »

How to Start a Fire With a Bow Drill?

Imagine you're lost in the woods on a camping trip. You have no matches or lighters and it is becoming dark. Using a bow drill, a fire can be made with relatively easy-to-find materials.