SOG’s

Standard Operating Guidelines

Administrative and Personnel Administrative – 100

100.01    Chain of Command and Delegation of Authority

100.02    Personnel Assignments / Minimum Staffing / Out of Grade

100.03    Daily Operations

100.05    Personnel Transfers

100.06    Personnel Transfer between Fire/Rescue, Fire Administration and Office of the Fire Marshal

100.07    Workplace Harassment Policy

100.08    Internal Affairs Procedures

100.09    Annual Medical & Physical Fitness Testing

100.10    Critical Incident Stress Debriefing Protocol

100.11    Possession of Weapons in Fire Department Facilities

100.12    “Right to Know” / “Toxic Substance Act”

100.13    Post Incident Evaluations

100.14    Disciplinary Actions

100.15    Job Position Audit and Modification

100.16    Vehicle Maintenance / Replacement Program

104         Uniform Dress Code

Certification and Requirements – 110

110.01    Mandatory Job Requirements for Continued Employment

110.02    Apparatus Operator Requirements

Hiring and Promotional – 120

120          Lieutenant & Battalion Chief Selection Process

120.01    Hiring Process for Firefighter EMT / Firefighter Paramedic

120.03    Promotional Procedures for Engineer

Overtime and Leave – 130

130.01    Leave Time

130.02    Authorized System of Trading Time

130.03    “Call-In” Time

130.04    Overtime

Personal Safety – 140

140.01    Incident Safety Officer

Fire Suppression General – 200

201         Unit Assignments Emergency Response

202         Incident Reporting Fire / EMS

Operations – 210

210.01    Emergency Scene Command Procedures

210.02    Personnel Accountability System (PASS)

210.03    Firefighting Practices Structural-Vehicle-Wildland

210.04    Structural Firefighting – Special Considerations for Garden Apartment type Complexes

210.05    Tactical Planning for Fires in High Rise Buildings

210.06    Response to Buildings with Automatic Fire Alarms

210.07    Response to System Connections

210.08    Joint Response / Mutual Aid

210.10    Ground Ladder Operations

210.11    Rehabilitation Group

215         Foam Operations

218        Truck Company Operations

Vehicles – 220

220.01    Vehicle Operations / Emergency & Non-Emergency

220.03    Procedures for the Maintenance and Operation of Vehicle 2233, 1996 Pierce Quantum Pumper

220.04    Procedures for the Maintenance of Vehicle 2243 (Squad)

220.07    Marine Rescue Operations

Equipment – 230

226          SCBA and Respiratory Protection

230.02    Protective Clothing / Equipment

230.03    Personal Alert Safety System (PASS)

230.04    Fire Hose Requirements

230.05    Fire Hose Tests

230.06    Use of A/C “Hot Stick”

230.08    Operational Guideline for MSA Altair 4 Multi Gas Detector

230.09    Selection, Care, Maintenance and Retirement of Protective Ensembles for Structural Fire Fighting

230.11    Thermal Image Camera / Operations for MSA 5200 Series

Water Supply – 240

240.01    Water Supply

Emergency Medical Services General – 300

301    Emergency Medical Services

304    Emergency Medical Services Patient Care Reports

305    Special Handling Considerations / All Bio-Hazardous Materials

306    Exposure Control Program

307    Handling and Storage of Pharmaceuticals

308    HIPPA Compliance – Operations

309    HIPPA Compliance – Administration

Operations – 310

310    Emergency Medical Services / Patient Transport

311    Special EMS Scene Operations

312    EMS Quality Assurance Program

313    Treatment of City Employees / Injuries

314    Use of Medical Helicopters and Landing Procedures

315    Drug Box Security / Procedures

316    Personal Respiratory Protection

317    Portable Oxygen Transfilling Operations

318    Post Exposure Prophylaxis Administration

319    Patient Handling and Transport Safety Practices

Vehicles – 320

320    Vehicle Cleanliness and Decontamination

321     Vehicle Security

Office of the Fire Marshal Fire Prevention – 400

400.01    Fire Prevention / Life Safety Program

Fire Investigation – 400

410.01    Fire Investigations

410.02    Procedures for Obtaining an Administrative Search Warrant

Public Education – 420

420.01    Public Education Program

Training – 430

430.01    Required Training and Company Fire Inspection Program

430.02    Guidelines for Attendance at Training, Schools and Seminars outside the Department

430.03    Professional Development Training / Administration

430.04    Department Master Resource Library (MRL)

430.05    Audio Visual Equipment

430.06    Pre-Training Safety Checklist

Hazardous Materials General – 500

500.01    Hazardous Materials Response Guidelines

Other Operations General – 600

600.01    Operational Considerations for the Technical Rescue Team “TRT”

600.02    Response Guidelines for Crime Scenes, Obvious DOAs and Acts of Domestic Terrorism

Communications General – 700

700.01    Dispatching / Communications Center Guidelines

700.02    Radio Communications Guidelines: Basic

700.03    Emergency Evacuation Signal

700.05    Public Information

Miscellaneous General – 800

800.01    Diesel Fume Extraction System

800.02    Processing Information

800.03    Lost Equipment Report

800.04    Subpoena Handling Guideline

800.05    Use of City Vehicles