Fire Department Resource Delivery Systems

Fire Ground Effectiveness Sub-Model

Fire Department Resource Delivery Systems

Various possibilities for ground staffing at a fire:

  1. One or more vehicle response from one station.
  2. Multiple vehicle response from more than one station
  3. First response agreement for automatic aid with adjacent municipality
  4. Multiple vehicle response from more than one station supported by firefighters arriving at the scene.
  5. One or more vehicles from one station supported by firefighters arriving at the scene

Outlining the various possibilities for ground staffing at a fire:1. One or more vehicle response from one station.2. Multiple vehicle response from more than one station3. First response agreement for automatic aid with adjacent municipality4. Multiple vehicle response from more than one station supported by firefighters arriving at the scene.5. One or more vehicles from one station supported by firefighters arriving at the scene

*Note: These are typical resource delivery systems for fire departments in Ontario. Research may reveal other systems that may be equally or more effective.