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We offer a NIFRS reporting system already set up for you. On the home page is a demo that you can look at.
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"No ruffled feathers here either.
Standard Operating Guideline states that when the truck is started and outside the bay, it shall have the wheels chocked.
Exception is when the driver has not exited the apparatus."
"I will answer two of your questions with one answer:
Tank to pump. Open or Closed? (Open)
When operating froma hydrant tank to pump open or closed? (Open)
I used to operate with the Tank to Pump only open until I got an external water source. I…"
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"The driver is forbidden to drive while using a cellphone, with or without hands-free device. This includes texting, viewing or even having the cellphone in a position that the driver would be tempted.
The only time a driver is permitted to use a…"
"I can understand your situation. I have always told our new members that God comes first, Family second, fire department third. However, saying that, I also state that training needs to be a priority.
The members not only need to know how the…"
"An instructor once told me "Train like you fight, fight like you train". Think about structures in your area and the response you have. Make a list of tasks you want the first arriving crew to do (pack up, advance attack lines, perform…"
"Well, as you say, start at the basics. To me the basics are PPE. Properly doning them, especially SCBA. Getting used to wearing full PPE is important. So that is where I would start.
Make it challenging. Have them run through putting on PPC in…"
"Our department uses TNT, and we all love it. I especially like the twist handle. I have used the thumb switch and it is hard after a while.
Just to let you know what we did to decided. We had an extrication class in which we had three vechicles…"
"As an Assistant Chief, I both like and dislike having members on two departments. I like it because the members get more experience (or as they say more action). They also get better chances to learn (their chief is a former paid firefighter and was…"
"First, I admit that I have not read all the replies, so if this is repeated, please forgive me.
I had a conversation with paid firefighter that considered himself better than volunteer. I took him and showed him our equipment, with the exception of…"
If you re-read my post I didn't reference an article, it is a course I am taking that I spoke about. However, I came across a good article, about post-incident report writing, today while doing some homework: http://www.gordongraham.com/pdfs/GRIID_TRW.pdf
It is still not quite what I am looking for though. I am trying to develop a template of sorts so that a firefighter can quickly fill in the blanks with the appropriate inrmation while it's still fresh in their minds before leaving the hall to return home after a call. .
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