Confident in your nozzle & backup position abilities? Brotherhood Instructors gives us some tips to handling the knob better. Basics. R.I.T., technical rescue, and smoke reading are all great “advanced techniques” to learn, but if we learn how to efficiently and safely put the wet stuff on the red stuff, the fire goes out and the risk level drops significantly.
“If you put out the fire, safety is accomplished for everyone on the fireground.” – FDNY Lt. Ray McCormack