INDEX

DEFINITIONS

0.00              Operational Guideline Definitions

0.01               Operational Guideline Policy

SECTION 1: SAFETY

1.01     Occupational Health and Safety Program

1.01.01            Occupational Health and Safety Program Policy
1.01.02            Monthly Safety Meetings and Hall Inspections
1.01.03            Precautions for Communicable Diseases
1.01.04            Conduct Guidelines
1.01.05            Prevention of Workplace Violence Program
1.01.06            Written and Practical Safe Work Procedures
1.01.07            Training of Firefighters and Officers
1.01.08            Refusal to Do Unsafe Work
1.01.09            First Aid Services and Equipment
1.01.10             Investigation of Accidents and Diseases
1.01.11             Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee
1.01.12             Records and Statistics
1.01.13             Review of Occupational Health and Safety Program

1.02     Respiratory Protection Program

1.02.01            Respiratory Protection Program

1.03     Personal Protective Equipment

1.03.01            Turn Out Gear Issue and Use
1.03.02            Turn Out Gear – Personal Use
1.03.03            Turn Out Gear – Washing
1.03.04            Buoyancy Equipment – Maintenance
1.03.05            Leg Protection When Using a Chain Saw
1.03.06            Issuing of Leather Firefighting Boots
1.03.07            Issuing of Traditional Fire Helmets
1.03.08            Issuing of Fire Department Jackets

1.04     Incident Safety

1.04.01             Safe Handling of Hypodermic Needles
1.04.02            Incident Accountability
1.04.03            Incident Rehabilitation Sector
1.04.06            Team/Crew Management
1.04.09            Traffic Control at Incidents

1.05     Workplace Safety

 1.05.01            Progressive Disciplinary Policy

1.06     Vehicle Response Safety

1.06.01            Response to Alarms
1.06.02           Vehicle Safety Backing and Parking
1.06.03           Vehicle Response Safety
1.06.05           Pre & Post Trip Inspections
1.06.06           Use of Vehicles Block Heaters

SECTION 2: OPERATIONS

2.02     Incident Command System

2.02.01            Incident Command System

2.03     Communications

2.03.01            Major Incident Notification
2.03.07            Fire Department Communications
2.03.08            Brew Bay Water Improvement District Communications

2.07     Self Contained Breathing Apparatus

2.07.01            Use of Self Contained Breathing Apparatus
2.07.02           SCBA Cylinder filling

2.08     Firefighting over Water       

2.08.01           Firefighting Over Water

2.17     Thermal Imaging Camera (TIC

2.17.01            Thermal Imaging Camera

2.18     Hose Tester

2.18.01             Hose Tester

2.22     First Responder First Aid

2.22.01            Medical First Responder
2.22.02            First Responder Report Form
2.22.03            First Responder – Automatic External Defibrillation

2.23     Dangerous Goods

2.23.01            Response to Dangerous Goods

2.24     Evacuation                

2.24.01            Incident Abandon/Withdrawal

2.25     Fuel Use

2.25.01            Aspen Fuels in Small Equipment

SECTION 3: TRAINING

3.01     Standards

3.01.01            Fire Department Training
3.01.02           Recruit Training

SECTION 4: INTER-AGENCY

4.07     Power Authority

4.07.01            BC Hydro Emergency Preparedness

SECTION 5: ADMINISTRATION

5.01.01            Officer Selection
5.02.01            Process for Joining Malaspina Fire Dept.

SECTION 6: PERSONNEL POLICIES & PROCEDURES

6.01     Personnel

6.01.01            Alcohol Usage in the Fire Hall
6.01.02            Use of Private Vehicles
6.01.03            Critical Incident Stress
6.01.04            Personal Communication Devices