Last night and into this morning FDNY units in Queens operated at a serious tractor trailer collision/fire involving several hundred LPG cylinders.
Here is some video of that incident:
===MUST WATCH: VERY DETAILED PRE-ARRIVAL AND OPERATING 20 Min Video:
Here is some audio of the incident:
Here is the AUDIO of the incident (Listen to the Battalion 46 Chief run this-absolute textbook and an example and learning opportunity for us all).
TRAINING INFORMATION FROM FDNY:
Attached are two tips from training bulletins:
1-The first one discusses last night’s fire. https://www.
firefighterclosecalls.com/ download/243/new-category/ 366869/tips-from-training-lie- propane-explosion.pdf
2-The second tip is a combination of three previously released tips on LPG. https://www.
firefighterclosecalls.com/ download/243/new-category/ 366868/lpg-tips.pdf
These tips were created by the FDNY Bureau of Training, in conjunction with the Bureau of Fire Prevention, to explore the dangers of LPG cylinders. All members of The Secret List are encouraged to review this important material and consider them, in conjunction with your own departments policies and procedures. Our thanks as always to the FDNY BOT for sharing this important information.