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Personal Situational Awareness – “The Mayonnaise Jar and Two Cups of Coffee”

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Don’t get so caught up in what’s important that you don’t recognize what’s important…

NFFF/CFD Video—> Make this a MUST WATCH FOR ALL FIREFIGHTERS. Perfect training.

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“If you think you’ve got some good reason for not wearing this or for not doing things the right way , write it down. Because I need to read that to your widow. Because I’m not going to know what to say. You say it for me.”

Ten years later, Worcester tests new technology that could have saved all 6 lives

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“Years ago, before we got hoods, we’d burn our ears and necks, and that would tell us ‘That’s too frickin’ hot, let’s get out,” says Chief Dio. Now, firemen feel the intense heat only when it’s seconds from flashover.

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John Mitchell

Firefighter/Paramedic and a Lieutenant in suburban Chicago

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