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Chapter 27 - Fire Brigade Leader

  • Leading a fire brigade requires skills in a number of different areas. First and foremost, the brigade leader must meet the requirements for fire brigade members at the level of brigade response being led.
  • will set the organizational structure for the fire brigade and provide the resources to staff, equip, and train the brigade.
  • The brigade leader must be the champion for preplanning the facility and must effectively interface with organizations that are expected to support the brigade's operations during incidents.
  • brigade members may have job conflicts that can reduce the amount of time they are able to participate in brigade activities.
  • Plant management needs to be kept apprised of brigade activities and status of roster, , and equipment.
  • The brigade leader is responsible for conducting investigations into the of incidents as well as near-miss or investigations related to personnel or equipment.

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