Ventilation is a necessary process of almost any firefighting operation, according to Michael Lee. (Michael has 25 years experience in pre-hospital paramedic experience and about 20 years experience in the fire service.) He further states that the ability to remove smoke, heat and fire gases from a structure can greatly assist with the ability to find victims.
The types of Fire Ventilation Systems on the market is:
1. Natural Ventilation
2. Mechanical Ventilation
3. Vertical Ventilation
This skill of ventilation is an art and can make or break the direction of numerous activities on a fireground. Ask our experts at Curvent International for more information. Tel: +27 11 826 5959