(January 26, 2017) Even the strongest heroes aren't invincible. Have a discussion about your department’s safety and risk management processes and when you're done, keep the conversation going on Twitter by using #TailboardSafety.
Emergency scene rehabilitation is a critical component of overall scene management and firefighter safety. Officers and firefighters must understand the value of vital sign evaluation, rest and hydration to assure effective performance. Rehabilitation has become a key component of firefighter safety culture.
Discuss the following:
- Do you have a rehabilitation procedure and are your Officers practicing the use of rehabilitation in enhancing organizational safety culture?
- If yes, discuss how you are successful.
- If no, how can you develop a procedure to accomplish this?
Download a copy of Safety focus: Rehabilitation.
Find this and any editions you missed on our Tailboard Safety page.
This monthly loss prevention program has been created for you – our clients. The program is intended to provide information on current safety issues facing emergency responders in a format that will quickly and effectively communicate a safe practice to implement and relate directly to your organization.