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Do firemen still use those bright giant tarps to catch people jumping from windows during a fire?

I wonder what's the limit in distance for using one and if it could have came in handy September 11

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Given the speed of a falling object from that height, I'm afraid it wouldn't have helped! Object is to save lives, being that close to the building with all of the falling debris, more lives would have been lost!

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no they do not. think about it do you really think 12 guys can catch a person falling the stories from the 9/11 building would be able to hold that tarp without slipping?

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No haha
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