2019 RT - 130
The intent of Wildland Fire Safety Training Annual Refresher (RT-130) is to focus line-going personnel on operations and decision making issues related to fireline and all-hazard incident safety in order to recognize and mitigate risk, maintain safe and effective practices, and reduce accidents and near misses.
NOAA weather service representative discusses various types of winds, how they affect fire and your personal responsibility when noticing wind changes.
Communication with Aviation Resources.
The chemical makeup of smoke, how it affects our bodies and what actions can be taken to reduce or avoid those affects.
The effects of over exertion.
Chainsaws and Human Factors
Is pressure for production and distractions outweighing the need for safety concerns? Finding the balance is key, says human performance specialist, Ivan Pupilidy.