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Learning from the Experts: Riva Duncan - Got Conversation?

Date: November 29, 2011
Presenter(s): Riva Duncan

Riva Duncan explains the importance of communication on the fireline. She explains the problems with communication on the Cascade Two Burn where she was the ignition specialist and talks about what should be included in burn plans. She recommends talking with others during the planning process and using high reliability organizing techniques from Weich and Suttcliff to assess your plan.

Topic(s): Fire Communication & Education, Public Perspectives of Fire Management, Human Dimensions of Fire Management, Decisionmaking & Sensemaking, Leadership
Ecosystem(s): None
Type: Video
NRFSN number: 16038
FRAMES RCS number: 15863
Record updated: Dec 5, 2017