ESS 2021 Programme


Fire escape hoods

08 Sep 2021
The Learning & Development Theatre
The Learning & Development Theatre

The introduction of fire escape hoods into the London Fire Brigade and how they have enhanced our firefighters in the ability to rescue people. The growth in numbers of items stowed on appliances. Incidents of note that they have been used on since their go live date. A Q&A to finish.

Key learnings:

  • The benefit of understanding how effective escape hoods are
Steven Collins, Station Officer - London Fire Brigade
Matthew Brown, Station Commander - London Fire Brigade