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Incident Management for the Street-Smart Fire Officer
by John F. Coleman

Incident Management for the Street-Smart Fire Officer helps the reader understand and implement the incident command system in a methodical and effective way, beginning with an introduction to the system and an explanation of command operations.

Staging and sectors are discussed to ensure that adequate personnel are available to command and arrive at the scene in an organized manner.

Mission statements are covered to help explain the responsibilities of the various fireground sectors and the integration of “command” into their operations.

Contents

The System

  1. Introduction to the Incident Management System
  2. Command
  3. Establishing Command
  4. The Command Post
  5. The Command Staff
  6. The Functions of Command

Staging and Sectorization

  1. Staging
  2. Sectorization

Mission Statements

  1. Defining Mission Statements
  2. The Mission of Command
  3. The Mission of Attack
  4. The Mission of Search
  5. The Mission of Backup
  6. The Mission of Ventilation
  7. The Mission of Exposure
  8. The Mission of Extension
  9. The Mission of Overhaul and Salvage
  10. THe Mission of Rapid Intervention
  11. Benchmarks

Miscellaneous Incidents

  1. Emergency Medical Incidents
  2. Vehicular Accidents
  3. Hazardous-Materials Incidents
  4. Miscellaneous Incidents

Applying Incidents Command

  1. Applying Incident Command to Various Types of Incidents

Index

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