A practical guide for masters, mates, marine engineers, all unlicensed shipboard personnel, shoreside shipping personnel, auxiliary fire corps, and a useful reference for professional firemem ashore and afloat. The guide is divided into five chapters covering (1) fundamentals of fire fighting (2) fire fighting equipment (3) fire extinguishing agents (4) fire fighting safety equipment and (5) rules and regulations. An addenda provides the general characteristics of various toxic and irritating gases followed by a very useful glossary of terms, sketches for firefighting equipment and a comprehensive index to the guide.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Seamen's Church Institute of New York

    15 State Street
    New York, NY  United States  10004
  • Authors:
    • O'Hara, W J
  • Publication Date: 0

Media Info

  • Pagination: 60 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00138672
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Seamen's Church Institute of New York
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 23 1976 12:00AM