Why is science important to firefighters?
Understanding the scientific process of combustion, enables firefighters to put out flames. The fire triangle or Fuel, Heat and Oxygen, requires only one element to be removed to extinguish a fire.
Science and technology are important for many reasons: Science provides information about the world around you that helps you to survive and thrive Science provides ways of logically thinking and solving problems Science provides ways of studying that result in new information and new technologies Technology provides faster and better ways of doing things Technology provides information to everyone Technology provides a better and healthier life for many people
Firefighters must co-operate with each other on the emergency scenes. Whether it be a House Fire, Vehicle Accident, Medical Emergency, or any other scene, co-operation is extremely important. Firefighters will have to stay in teams of, at least, two firefighters while entering a burning building, which requires trust in the other persons that they are working with. They must cooperate while extricating patients from a wrecked vehicle, also. This is because not only 1 person…