Take a moment and check out this solid piece from Dr. Lori Moore-Merrell and Lexipol.
This article allows fire departments and community leaders to honestly and genuinely look at the reality of their fire department response times.
Response times, for example, including:
–911 call handling time (answering the call and getting the needed info)
–Dispatch time (from the citizen’s phone call to the time it takes for the tones to be activated/FD notified)
–Turnout time (once the tones go off, the time it takes for all the needed staffed rigs to get on the road)
–Response time (all the needed, staffed first-alarm apparatus arrives on the scene)
…and much, much more:
Check it out:
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