Published: Saturday, 27 December 2014 10:59
Written by Lance Hartley
- Appliance blanket per crew member
- Personal protective clothing + flash hood
- SITUATON: The Brigade has responded to a scrub fire that has been reported at (x location). During the suppression operation the appliance and the crew members are caught in a burn over situation.
- MISSION: Ready the crew and appliance for fire over-run.
- EXECUTION: Remove flammable fuels - downwind of appliance; turn on emergency lights (if not already on).
- ADMINISTRATION & LOGISTICS: All responding crew to be familiar with the operation of the cab and wheel sprays.
- COMMAND & COMMUNICATION: All communications to be completed prior to donning balaclavas.
- SAFETY: Reinforce that the appliance is a Safe Haven during a Burn Over. Ensure all crew appropriately dressed
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