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Monday, March 20, 2017
Mayday Prop/ RIT overview

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Members participated in a Mayday drill using various techniques to extricate down fire fighters in the event a "mayday" was called. The prop was built by members to  simulate a floor collapse. Firefighters practiced Mayday responses and the deployment of a Rapid Intervention Team after receiving a mayday alert. Overview of tools, tasks, predeployment and operational considerations were discussed.