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San Bruno Explosion

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  • San Bruno Explosion

    Firehouse World will present two classes on Tuesday in regards to the San Bruno Explosion:

    San Bruno Explosion and Fire Working Together…
    On September 9, 2010 at 6:11 p.m. a 30-inch high-pressure natural gas transmission
    pipeline ruptured and exploded at the corner of Glenview Avenue and Earl Street in San
    Bruno, CA. The explosion and subsequent fire destroyed 37 homes and damaged 48
    others. Approximately 300 homes were evacuated during the incident. Unfortunately, 8
    lives were lost. The Glenview incident would test the limits of the Joint Powers
    Authority and the Mutual Aid Agreements’ within the State of California. The
    presentation on the incident will highlight the initial response along with Command &
    Control. The speaker are first responders that will include the first-in Company Officer,
    first Battalion Chief on-scene, initial Operations Chief, initial Medical Group Supervisor.
    We will also discuss the “After Action” reporting process.

    EMS & Recovery Lessons Learned from the San Bruno Explosion
    This presentation will take a look at the EMS response to the San Bruno explosion and
    outline the take-aways regarding a comprehensive response to large, multi-agency
    incidents. We will also discuss the recovery operation that followed the initial response
    following the first 24 hours.

    Get complete event details at www.FirehouseWorld.com.

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    Originally posted by jsgory123
    jeez, this sounds baddd..

    I'm the one Fire and Rescue calls, when they need to be Rescued.

    Originally posted by EastKyFF
    "Firemens gets antsies. Theys wants to goes to fires. Sometimeses they haves to waits."


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