Ventilation Crew vs Goats

I would love to hear the roof report from the crew who found this condition on the roof! LOL

Goats feed on oat grass on the roof at Siegel 's Cottonwood Farm in Crest Hill, IL on Thursday May 24, 2012. | Matt Marton~Sun-Times Media

Green Maltese had the privilege¬† to teach about many hazards associated with Modern Roofs at FDIC 2012. We discussed Green Roofs and many challenges they present. However this is one surprise we didn’t cover and might just be the best ones yet. :)

Going green, with goats:

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Which firefighter is going to the roof to vent?

Tool selection was the discussion for this slide. Maybe I should update it with the firefighter taking a bucket of grain to the next vent job LOL


Never know what you might find on your next JOB!

Be Safe

Lt. John Shafer

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John Shafer

An 18 year veteran of the fire service, and currently a Lieutenant and the Training Officer for the Greencastle Fire Department. An Indiana regionally recognized instructor on building construction, fireground search and command management, he has traveled throughout the State of Indiana delivering specialized training programs on building construction, fireground search and firefighter safety.

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