OFM Library - New Resources: New Videos

New Resources

Listing of new books, videos and DVDs in the Fire Sciences Library & Audio-Visual Resource Centre at the Office of the Fire Marshal.

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New Books | New Videos

New Videos

June 2015

children - Canada - fire safety education

FRANKLIN AND THE FIRE

AV TH 9186 NEV 1997

Nevlana Limited

1997.

Reading/Viewing Length: DVD approx. 60 mins

A devastating fire at Mr. Mole's store leaves Franklin worried about fire safety in his own home. When Franklin's methods of fire prevention get a little out of hand, Mom and Dad decide it's time to conduct a family fire drill. DVD also features 3 other stories; Franklin in the Dark, Franklin's Bicycle Helmut and Franklin's Fort. These programs are available in French and English

Format: audiovisual digital video disc

Location:

AVRC


civil disturbances

RESPONDING TO SCENES OF VIOLENCE

AV HV 551.9 HAM 2015

Hamilton, Steven

Tulsa, OK : PennWell Corporation. Fire Engineering Books and Videos, 2015.

Reading/Viewing Length: 1 DVD (approx. 30 min.)

Fire department and EMS agencies will likely have to contend with emergency responses that involve the threat of violence. This program provides guidance on how to handle these potentially dangerous situations. It covers a variety of scenes including shootings, assaults, narcotic impairment, domestic violence as well as civil unrest.

Format: audiovisual digital video disc (DVD)

Location:

AVRC


fire departments - personnel management

THE RIGHT SEAT: VOLUNTEER OFFICER DEVELOPMENT

TH 9140 .P4 .CAS 2015

Casey, Dave

Tulsa, OK : PennWell Corporation. Fire Engineering Books and Videos,

Reading/Viewing Length: 1 DVD (approx. 60 mins.)

Using staged scenarios portraying real-world situations, the program addresses many of the issues that volunteer officers face in the firehouse and the public. Features eleven scenarios that range from inappropriate motivation to dealing with emotionally difficult calls.

Format: audiovisual digital video disc (DVD)

Location:

AVRC


incident command system (ICS)

MASTERING UNFIED COMMAND : from hometown to homeland

AV TH 9310 .KAS 2015

Kastros, Anthony

Tulsa, OK : PennWell Corporation. Fire Engineering Books and Videos, 2015.

Reading/Viewing Length: 1 DVD (approx.85 mins or 1 hour, 25 minutes)

Program discusses how agencies and disciplines come together under the Incident Command System (ICS) using unified command (UC) to handle the 'new normal' that continually redefines emergency response in North America.

Format: audiovisual digital video disc (DVD)

Location:

AVRC


vehicle extrication

MAN VS. MACHINE

AV RC 87 .MAR 2015

Gregory, Mark

Tulsa, OK : PennWell Corporation. Fire Engineering Books and Videos, 2015.

Reading/Viewing Length: 1 DVD (approx. 57 min.)

Program demonstrates the tools and techniques required to successfully extricate a victim from various types of machinery. Topics addressed include: training levels outlined in NFPA 1670, proper techniques to perform extrication, tools required and safety tips regarding the use of these tools, on-scene tasks from setting up the incident command through company critiques and patient care and lockout, tagout procedures.

Format: audiovisual digital video disc (DVD)

Location:

AVRC