Situational Awareness Matters Radio Show
Special Episode 002
Topic: Firefighter Near-Miss Reporting System Expert Panel Discussion
(from Fire-Rescue International, Dallas Texas)
The SAMatters mission is simple… To help you see the bad things coming… in time to avoid bad outcomes.
This episode is a recording of a near-miss panel discussion held at Fire-Rescue International in Dallas, Texas. The panel, consisting of Chief Josh Waldo (Oakridge, TN), Training Officer Andrew Beck (Mandan, ND) and myself discuss three near events, including:
- A live training burn near-miss involving the crazing of a facepiece.
- A haz-mat call near-miss involving a Freon leak.
- An EMS call near-miss involving a patient with weapons
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