Big Box Store Firefighting : From the Superstores to Main Street

  • Room: 120-122
Thursday, April 27, 2017: 10:30 AM - 12:15 PM


Aaron Heller
Hamilton Township (NJ)
United States


This presentation is for any fire department that will potentially respond to incidents involving challenging big-box structures, whether first due or mutual aid. The various aspects of the box store building features, engine company and truck company operations in these structures,considerations for searching large areas, and firefighter safety and survival are among the topics covered. Emphasis will also be on considerations for the incident commander and the company officer.