How Dublin Fire Brigade is using drones
Dublin Fire Brigade now has a growing air support unit, consisting of a fleet of drones and several pilots, which could help save your life someday.
Fire Brigade crews are now using the devices as an aid at major incidents, allowing them to find trapped people, hidden dangerous chemicals, areas of buildings weakened by fires that could pose a danger to crews, and to get a sense of where the fire is spreading.
In the video below, one of Dublin Fire Brigade’s five trained drone pilots, Firefighter Trevor Hunt, enlightens us on how this new form of technology is giving crews on the ground a critical advantage with fighting fires and saving lives.
Watch the video & full report from TheJournal.ie below: