5 thoughts on “Masking Up

  1. It really depends on the incident you’re responding to, and your response SOG’s. I’ve responded to fires on upper floors of high rises and I don’t put my mask on until I’m in the stairwell on the fire floor preparing to make attack. On the other hand, if it’s a car fire 3 blocks away, I’d like to be on air coming off the piece. I really think it depends on the type of incident and what your assignment will be once you arrive.

  2. If you know you are first due it’s ok to have your mask on(not breathing 02) ready to DW…