Flashcards in SOG 3-24 - Structure fires Deck (11)
What are the three tactical priorities at a fire?
Prevention of further loss and preservation of property
What are the three corresponding benchmarks to the tactical priorities?
When does size-up begin?
Enroute to the call
What should Captains be cognisant of when arriving on scene?
Placement of apparatus to allow for supplementary vehicles and aerial operations
What is required of first arriving apparatus' officer?
Provide initial report of scene to Control and responding apparatus
Perform initial Size-up and gather info
Begin to develop incident plan
Assign duties to apparatus personnel
Relay any other pertinent info to Control and incoming apparatus
What is in the initial report?
Type of structure
Size of structure
Building construction, if known
Designation of Alpha side
Brief report of conditions
Captain is assuming command
What is the purpose of the 360?
Better formulate an IAP
Attempt to assess floors above and below fire
Attempt to determine if content or structure involved fire
What info can be gathered from homeowners?
Everyone's status from the structure
If some one is still inside:
-Where they think they are
-Where last seen
How to get to it
What pertinent information shall be relayed to Fire Control and incoming apparatus?
Operational mode (offensive, defensive)
Tactics being employed
Status of occupants
Location of Fire
Request for additional resources
Downgrade other apparatus when required
Any other information
When entering the hot zone, what shall the first arriving officer notify Fire Control of?
If they are going mobile command