Flashcards in Article 8 - Hours Of Duty Deck (40):
What are the office hours for the Fire & EMS Chief?
What are the office hours for Compliance?
What are the office hours for EMS Operations?
What are the office hours for Fire Prevention?
What are the office hours for Fleet?
What are the office hours for IT?
What are the office hours for Logistics Section?
What are the office hours for Medical Services Office?
What are the office hours for Office of Communications?
What are the office hours for Office of Human Resources?
What are the office hours for Office of Professional Standards?
What are the office hours for the Radio Shop?
What are the office hours for the Training Academy?
How early can members be relieved of duty?
2 1/2 hours
Assuming duty is defined as?
Entering your name & relief time in journal next to person you relieved, & placing your PPE on the unit
Are members permitted to submit overtime for hours worked during regular tour of duty?
Dual role providers from Operations work an average of how many hours per week?
What is the total number of hours required to work in a 4 week cycle?
168 (7 -24 hr days)
What happens when a members 4 week cycle is interrupted because of temporary / permanent detail or transfer?
Members company officer will calculate 4 week cycle hourly requirements & notify member & BFC if work hour modification is necessary
How long should details be to other divisions?
If possible a full work week. Sunday-Saturday
When detailed to other divisions (EMT recert, etc.) How many hours are deducted per work week away?
42 ie. 168-42 = 126 thus 126 hours required for rest of cycle
If details to other divisions are less than a full work week, how do you figure out hours worked?
1 hr in other divisions = 1.05 hrs in Operations. (8 x 1.05 = 8.4 hrs) Total of these hours will be computed as part of 168 required work hours
Any member reporting for duty & finds the company is not in quarters will do what?
Call OUC @ (202) 373-3700 to determine location of unit & note in journal their name & company, reporting time, & that they contacted OUC in journal
If advised by OUC that the company is working at an incident, or won't be returning immediately to quarters, what will the member do?
Report to the company or unit without delay, after making journal entry indicting their directive.
If a member is unable to gain entrance to a company's quarters due to locked doors, what do they do?
Contact OUC by whatever means available, & be guided by their instructions
Essential Employees are required to report for regular tours of duty regardless of weather conditions, and are defined as?
Uniformed member of Ops Division up to division level
Uniformed & District schedule employees of EMS bureau
Captain & uniformed members of Fire Investigation section
Duty officer & Mechanics of Apparatus Division
Who excuses non-essential employees from work during hazardous weather conditions?
When must division heads submit a special report to AFC-Ops. listing their employees who may be excused due to hazardous weather conditions?
Members who are incarcerated will be carried on what leave?
Who approves duty hour exchanges including single role & dual role providers?
On duty company officer & BFC's concerned
Who approves duty hour exchanges involving officers below the rank of BFC?
Who approves duty hour exchanges involving BFC / Acting BFC?
Who approves duty hour exchanges involving DFC / acting DFC?
Requests for permission to exchange duty hours will be submitted on what form & when?
Form 163 & 24 hours prior to date of exchange
Under no circumstances a member can't work (trade) more then how many consecutive hours?
Can members trade previously approved trades with a third party?
Exchange of duty hours for less than 12 hours (standby) requires the agreement of who?
Member who is standing by, approval of on duty company & battalion commanders
For a standby the officer is responsible for what?
Accurate journal entries are made, form 163 submitted by person requesting standby when they report for duty, & that hours are paid back within the 4 week FLSA when possible
What happens when Eastern Standard Time is converted to Daylight Savings Time?
Department clocks advance 1 hour @ 0200 hours. Members are charged 1 hour of AL, & SF-71 will be executed & submitted