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High-Rise SkyCannon System

Testing a helicopter high-rise firefighting system     Simplex Aerospace – The Model 516 SkyCannon is the ideal solution for high-rise firefighting. When dealing with a fire in a high-rise structure, ground based firefighting resources have limited reach and can ...

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Cincinnati Three-Alarm High-Rise Fire

Smoking in bed causes West End fire     CINCINNATI (WCPO) – Someone smoking a cigarette in bed started a fire at a large West End apartment building early Sunday. Firefighters were called to the Stanley Rowe Tower on Linn ...

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Breathing Air and Firefighter Safety

Recent years have provided much more information about the increasing health risks to firefighters during the normal course of doing their job. One aspect is the toxicity of the environment in which the firefighters work. The content of the smoke ...

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Manhattan High-Rise Fire

Fire on the seventh floor at Box 1284     FDNY Response Videos – Address: 868 Amsterdam Ave. between W. 102 & W. 103 St. Fire on the 7th floor of a 16 story 100×125 high rise MD B-11: Transmit ...

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