KRISS GARCIA, 30-plus-year veteran of the fire service, is the chief of the American Fork (UT) Fire Department. He retired from the Salt Lake City (UT) Fire Department after 27 years. He has had articles published in fire service periodicals and is the author of a book on fire tactics.
Garcia examines the importance of positive pressure ventilation and attack, the methods to create both, and how each allows firefighters to get a clearer picture of any fire to which they are responding.
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