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On scene personnel will determine the need for establishment of a fire watch using the AFD Fire Watch Guidelines, in conjunction with consultation from who?

Emergency Prevention Division


Fire watch will normally be conducted by who?

Licensed security officer or building employees


Who may require a fire watch to ensure the safety of the occupants in circumstances not covered by the Fire Watch Guidelines?

Emergency Prevention


Where can a printable version of the AFD Fire Watch Guidelines be obtained?

Emergency Prevention's website on Firenet


Who should the Company Officer contact if a system is found to be impaired or inoperable?

On-call Inspector


Where should it be documented if it is determined that a fire watch is required?

On the AFD Inspection Form


When fire watch is required, the fire code violation documented should be listed as:

5S - Fire protection system/life safety system does not meet AFD approval


When turning over a fire watch to an approved person, their name and contact number should be given to who:

The on-call inspector


Following completion, the inspection report info should be entered in RMS as a:

Complaint Inspection


When entering it in RMS, Lock the inspection as ________ and refer it to ______ _______ in order to create a pending inspection. A follow up ______ should be sent to prevention advising of the situation:


-Fire Prevention



Who should be notified when an operations company is required to conduct a fire watch?

Shift Commander


If an operations company will be needed to perform fire watch for an extended period of time, what should be utilized?

A reserve apparatus and added time personnel


Who is responsible for billing the property owner?



When a fire watch is established, the On-call Prevention Inspector should notify Fire Dispatch to request what kind of incident be created in CAD?

Fire Protection System (FPS)


Who will approve discontinuing fire watch?



Who determines the number of people required for a fire watch?



Building/Occupancy employees and/or licensed security personnel conducting fire watch must have what?

2-way communication capabilities to alert 911


A licensed security company contracted to perform fire watch duties is required to:

Notify AFD in writing that they have been hired to perform the duties


What will be included in the notification from the security company when submitting for fire watch?

1. Address

2. Business/Occupancy name

3. Dates

4. Times


Fire watch personnel are required to keep a ______ and log all activities every _____ minutes:


-30 minutes


When can in-house personnel be able to perform fire watch of a place that is required to have a licensed security company perform fire watch (3)?

1. After normal business hours

2. Weekends

3. Holidays

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