Does anyone have a step by step checklist of exactly what is needed in a physical to comply with NFPA 1002 and NFPA 1582 for driver/operators?
Something I can hand to our medical providers and say "This is what I want done".
NFPA does not have it clearly spelled out (that I find)
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12-27-2010, 01:38 PM #1
12-27-2010, 05:27 PM #2
NFPA does not have it clearly spelled out (that I find)"Nemo Plus Voluptatis Quam Nos Habant"
The Code is more what you'd call "guidelines" than actual rules.
12-27-2010, 06:30 PM #3
I received my driver/operator certification not too long ago, and never heard anything about a physical. I would assume it would just be a fairly clean bill of health, no risk of seizures or red-flagged heart issues... maybe similar to the physical required for a CDL?TruckCommittee.com
12-27-2010, 06:52 PM #4
12-28-2010, 03:40 AM #5Originally Posted by LVFD301
Is there an age limit as well??? If not, then there should be. Seriously, I'd rather have a smoking 30 yr old driving my rig, than a 45 yr old that doesn't smoke. Hopefully less chances of him having a coronary when the tones go off.
Do the lawyers know this, and can they use it as a means to say that the FD is liable for any unseen accident, because he smokes???
Thanks, I guess for the info. I'll have to check it out more in depth.
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