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OCFA Newsletter Ops Segments

Here are Operations-related stories from Monthly Briefings as independent clips for your viewing ease.

  1. Sit Down with Ops Chief - Training Update

    Assistant Chief of Operations Dave Thomas puts out the word that we’re looking for qualified assistant fire training officers in this month’s Sit Down with the Ops Chief.

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  2. OCFA's Lessons Learned - High Rise Rescue

    On Wednesday, October 1st, at around 9:30am, OCFA units were dispatched to a high rise in Irvine where two window washers became trapped after their platform stopped working around the 17th floor of a 19 story building. We talked to Incident Commander Battalion Chief Tim Perkins, and US&R Captains Jon Walla and Jeff Hoey about their tactics and objectives for this incident.

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  3. OCFA's Training Segment - TC Tips

    We talked to Firefighter Paramedic Mike Yeun about a safety tip of his own, this one involving how to be safe when responding to a TC.

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  4. OCFA’s Training Segment - Electrical Safety (Short Version)

    Electrical Safety Trainer CJ Hamilton spent some time in Orange County these past few months teaching our crews how to be more safe during incidents where electricity plays a dangerous role. In case you missed the class or need a refresher, here’s CJ with some key points to remember.

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  5. Sit Down with the Ops Chief - Sept 2014

    Assistant Chief of Operations Dave Thomas talks to us about wildland guidelines and updates us on some changes that will be happening soon.

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  6. OCFA's Training Segment - Truck Company Evolution 1

    And now it’s time to head out to the West End where we met up with FAE Aaron Creager and the crew of Truck 61 C-shift, who demonstrated Truck Company Evolution 1.

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