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Safety manual for forest firefighting operations

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[...] That is, it all started as recommendations, associated with the first generation of fire, being completed with standards in the second generation. Before the third generation, the compendiums of norms and recommendations were simplified in a protocol of easy application for the operation, the LACES and its evolutions. But before the challenges of the 4th and 5th generation, we no longer talk about protocols, we apply a change of concept.

The new approach is a change in the way of applying fire safety. This book by Raúl Quílez, as a compilation of knowledge in the world of fires in relation to safety, allows us not only to delve into it, but also to delve into the evolution in the field of safety in forest fires. Faced with the growing uncertainty of fires that exceed the extinguishing capacity of our organizations, the answer cannot only be to increase safety standards, protocols and the quality of PPE. It is clear that this is a way forward and it will continue to bear fruit, but it cannot remain the only way. [...]

Marc Castellnou - Forest fire analyst, President of the Pau Costa Foundation.

Edition year: 2015


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[…] This compilation book of knowledge and experience is a great step in this direction. It allows us to reduce uncertainty, think about strategies and tactics to facilitate operations within known scenarios, and avoid accumulating doubts in the operating units regarding their security environment. The benefit of all this evolution of knowledge falls on the operation, on the structures of our organizations must fall the obligation to understand that fire safety passes through safe work environments, through tactical planning with certainty and with the design of strategies thought with this objective and not only to solve the emergency as soon as possible. […]

Authors: Raúl Quílez Moraga, Enrique Mérida Bautista.

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Weight 800 g
Sizes × × 20 2 15 cm


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