Why register? ...To Enhance Your Experience
+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: TRT Rope, SOP

  1. #1
    MembersZone Subscriber
    Join Date
    Nov 2004
    Posts
    64

    Default TRT Rope, SOP

    Looking at setting up SOP for rope rescues. does any one have any to share.
    Currently SOP is to follow our state's curriculum for rigging and knots.


  2. #2
    Forum Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Posts
    19

    Default

    I would limit the technical information in your SOP. What if someone, out of need, deviates from your states curriculum? Most states have a fairly generic rescue program that doesn't address specific incidents. There is no one-way to do all rescue scenarios. Additionally, I encourage people to take ownership of their technical rescue program and not be limited to what one "authority" tells them.

    Consider putting in levels of training, who is suppossed to be notified and respond, in-service training. Also consider calling them SOG (Standard Operating Guidelines). This definition gives you more flexibility and gives your personnel the chance to be creative in their systems when needed.

    Jeff
    www.technicalrc.com

  3. #3
    Forum Member
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Location
    Cranbury/Princeton
    Posts
    40

    Default

    Our SOG covers levels of training, equipment specifications, including maintenance, inspection, and removal from service. We also cover go/no go situations. This can cover you when someone asks why you didn't make a more aggressive rescue attempt (rescue vs. recovery). Other details could be worked to your department standards.

  4. #4
    Forum Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2005
    Posts
    13

    Default Sop's/Sog's

    Can you send me a copy of your SOG's Asst48?

    Thanks

    peabodyfire@aol.com

    If anybody has any TRT SOP's please e-mail them to me also, any help would be greatly appreciated
    Last edited by rlewis; 12-11-2008 at 01:29 PM.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Rope
    By whfdExplorer in forum Fire Explorer & Jr. Firefighting
    Replies: 21
    Last Post: 01-17-2008, 05:01 PM
  2. Rope
    By HFRH28 in forum Firefighters Forum
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 01-12-2005, 12:03 AM
  3. Rope needs?
    By randell in forum Specialized Rescue
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 11-04-2004, 02:42 PM
  4. Rope tracking
    By FlaFFmedic in forum Firefighters Forum
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 07-30-2003, 09:59 AM
  5. Got your rope with you?
    By Boothby in forum Career/Paid Firefighters Forum
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 11-17-1999, 06:49 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts