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12000- Use of Dept. Vehicles

Scope of the Districts mission
VMU maintain list of storage locations

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Ride-A-Long approved by (12000)

Chief Officer

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Form to be completed prior to parade ride-a-longs etc.

"Agreement Assuming Risk of Injury or Damage Waiver and Release of Claims"

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Assigned vehicles may be stored....

Employees residence

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All exceptions to assigned vehicle storage approved by

Deputy Fire Chief

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Apparatus taller than________ft or taller shall display what 4 things visible to driver

9 ft
Height, length, width, weight

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Apparatus Security responsibility

Capt responsibility for apparatus and equip.
Monitored by member of crew at all times or
Doors locked and unattended

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While on routine business....(engine security)

Apparatus shall not be left unattended
Shall not park in red "fire lane"
Shall not be left unattended if broken down along the roadway

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Tiller training requirements

24 hour tiller workshop (truck company assigned)
Failure of workshop may cause reassignment until passed
2nd fail permanently displaced
Possible 4 hour (if close to passing)















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Tiller Operator Certification Priority

-tiller company personnel
-quint personnel
-eng/squad at truck stations
-zone seniority within rank

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Tiller training form

182

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Acceptable 6 month tiller training

Callback on truck
Receive training from truck company and meet requirements
If expired can be completed in the following 6 months

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Apparatus weight minimum

Over 26000 lbs

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Light fleet weight

Under 26000 lbs

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Apparatus height markings

Shall be labeled so driver can see it sitting behind wheel
Also labeled outside where backer can see
Bay shall be labeled outside for driver behind wheel
Bay labeled where backer can see as well

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Full walk around for light duty vehicles

Not required

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Pretrip required on apparatus

Shall be done at the beginning of each shift or any change in operator.
Document

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Aerial ladder operation (extension/retraction) with personnel on ladder.

Only when Company officer approves to protect humans life.

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Backing guide not available

Walk around prior to backing.
No more backing than 25 feet without repeating a walk around

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Moving apparatus signals

Two signals-forward
Three signals- reverse

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Non emergent flight request

Itinerary
Length of time of the trip
Purpose of trip
Passengers

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Emergency towing authority

VMU only

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Who can allow modification to apparatus

Bureau Chief of emergency services

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Emergency food/water supply

Food 3 meals per day per person for 7 days
Water supply (single engine station) 30 gallon blue barrel
(2) 7 gallon water jugs, water hose, emergency water kit.

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Emergency water disinfection process (30 gal) every 6 months

Fill w/water.
Add 2 cups Clorox.
Allow to sit 2-4 hours
Drain
Flush until odor gone.
Fill again and add 3 teaspoons of Clorox

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Emergency Disinfection of station water (7 gal)

Fill with water
Add 1/2 cup Clorox
Sit 2-4 hours
Drain and flush thoroughly
Refill and add 3/4 teaspoon Clorox

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Roster station emails retained for ______ days

60

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Tattoo policy cut off date

12-17-13

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3 types of PPE cleaning

Routine, Advanced, Specialized

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Routine PPE cleaning:

End user and remains in service

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Advanced PPE cleaning:

Use cleaning agents, out of service, extractor

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Specialized cleaning:

Removal of hazardous material or bio hazard. Sent to annex.

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Alternative for cleaning biohazard exposed turnouts:

Soak in Solution D (or TB Cide Quat which is the same but pre diluted).

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Advanced cleaning of PPE recommended a minimum of every:

12 months

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Only cleaners that can be used for all types of cleaning:

Zep Powerplex, Solution D, TB Cide Quat

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Performance reporting of a subordinate

Verbally report to immediate supt. And follow with written documentation

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Complaint resolution procedure

1. Talk to first line supt regarding problem or
Contact BC
2. Meet with County HR
3. Discuss concerns with County Affirmative Action Officer
4. Formal complaint with County Civil Service Commission

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Performance Appraisal details:

Done in June
New hires have 2 during probation
During 12 month probation (5th and 10th month)

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Hours to be in station uniform

0800-1700
PT uniform in morning acceptable

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Max shift trades

44

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Shift trade less than 8 hours approved by

Immediate supervisor and doesn’t count as a trade
Notify BC and roster

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Approval for surpassing 44 shift trades done by:

Assistant Chief

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Missed trade payback due to leave without pay must be paid back within ________ days

90

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Extended sick leave

More than (3) 24 hr shifts

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Company officer running a live burn in charge of:

All safety requirements
Admin approvals
Notifications

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Wildland Training Burns procedure

Primary/Secondary control lines
Hoselines in place
Weather: Temp-60-90
RH- 20%-70%
Wind- 0-15 mph

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Wildland Training Burn Notifications (prior to burn and conclusion):

Duty Chief
FCC
Local BC

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Large scale live burn minimum staffing

IC, Live Fire Cadre member, Safety Officer

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CICCS

California Incident Command Certification System

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CERT Training sessions and subjects

(6) 2.5 sessions
Disaster prep
Fire safety
Medical
Search/rescue
Terrorism

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Lost time defined

Absent at least one full day due to industrial injury/illness

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Injury, illness, substance exposure occurs at work notifications:

Employee—

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Drivers License Endorsements:

N-Tank
P- Passenger
X- Haz Mat

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Any changes to your license status notify supt:

Immediately

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District notified within 2 weeks of changes to drivers license:

No change
Offense
Accident
Suspended/revoked

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Filling special assignment criteria:

Knowledge/experience
Rank
Seniority in Rank
Seniority

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Special assignment appeals handled by

Deputy chief

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Limit of modified duty

9 months (plus possible 30 days)

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Temp assignment must be expected to be open for at least

3 pay periods

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Substance abuse testing criteria:

2 Supervisors
Abnormal behavior
Suspicious
Violation of safe practices

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Approval to test for substance abuse given by:

Duty Chief or Bureau Chief

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Employee tests 0.02-0.04% alcohol concentration will be:

Removed from line assignment
Off of emergency duties for at least 8 hours
No loss of pay

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Employee can return to work following a positive alcohol test following:

A negative test within one hour of returning to work

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0.04% or above test results following action taken:

Removed from duties
With pay pending discipline

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Employee should be referred to testing if:

Injury
PD issues a citation
Property damage exceeds $5000

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Post Accident test administered with _____ hours but no later than ____ hours later

2, 8

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Post accident drug test done within _____ hours

32

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Hazmat Resource pool members max

21

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Hazmat annual refresher hours

40

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Safe Haven:

Up to 72 hours old
KIT-medical ID bracelets, info sheet, medical questionnaire
First file in drawer
Request ambulance
Notify BC/Duty Chief

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Water rescue team consists:

(4) Type 2 or (6) Type 1 in water rescuers including a captain with watercraft capabilities

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Controlled substance audits done in:

May and November

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Narcotics can be wasted in front of, (3 people):

RN, Paramedic, Captain

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Station door codes changed how often

Quarterly

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Diesel and gasoline combo locks code

1993

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Suspected theft or embezzlement reported to:

Deputy Chief

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Station library inventory done in:

November

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Public record request process (within 10 days)

Check that record is created
Check whether exempt or not
Notify person estimated date and time of records will be available

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FDC with system side hydrants should have how many 2 1/2 openings

4 (blue caps)

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Hydrant flow test and flush when:

Flush every 3 years
Flow test every 5 years
Done by water dept

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Responsible for Knox key system

Fire Marshal

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Sand bags

Most stations 10 yards and 1000 sandbags
5 yards fills 300-325 sandbags

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Minimum ride-a-long age, hours and participants

16 y/o, 0830-2200, and 2 people
Background check through fire investigation

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Company officer responsible for report being completed and locked within 48 hours:

Prime company officer (first on scene)

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Fire lock placement

Owner permission
Note in Fire Lock Inventory
Notify FCC
Shift responsible for facilities note lock invent according to Desk Manual

86

Cost recovery parameters

Negligent parties
Violation of law
DUI
Hazmat
False alarm (more than 3 in 6 months)

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Cost recovery responsibilities designated to ___________ by the fire chief

Deputy chief

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Occurrence Report

Form 2
Completed for damage or loss to county/public property or public injury
Notify BC by end of shift
Preliminary report by 48 hours
Damage more than $200

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Reimbursement request within _______ days

30

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Preferred method for meal purchases

1. District issued travel card
2. Personal credit card or cash
Amounts: B-$13 L-$18 D-$35

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FSIP

Fire Safety Inspection Program

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Burn permits not allowed on:

Non burn days
Holidays
Holiday weekends
Sundays

93

Burn Permit process

Fill out permit
Site inspection
Tell permittee to check burn status(web site)
Email copy to FCC/APCD

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Citation correction notification info to Prevention:

Citation #
Name
Date corrected
Officers name