When would extend op ICS be implemented?
-beyond one op period (12 hrs)
-situations where complex planning is required
What are main responsibilities of IC? (4 things)
-remove, protect, and treat occupants
-stop fire or hazard
First arriving unit reports what?
unit id on scene
obvious conditions and initial tactics
radio designation- command
When would IC change from 1st arriving unit in charge?
properly relieved by officer or chief OR
incident is terminated
When would first arriving company assume IC?
-the unit that established IC has no company officer OR
a district chief is not yet on scene
When IC is relieved, what do they report to new IC?
-general situational status including threats to life, current conditions, and effectiveness of control efforts
-deployment and assign of operating companies
-appraisal of needs for add resources at that time
What is the order of benchmarks in IC?
primary search complete
situation under control
secondary search complete
When is Level 1 Staging employed?
incidents that require strategic positioning of apparatus but DON'T require an on scene resrve app
When is Formal Rehab set up?
-long duration incidents
-large scale incidents
*officer and area must be designated
What are safety officer responsibilities?
-id and communicating hazardous situations
-assuring personnel safety
-initial investigation of accidents in incident areas