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What's new in this version (1.5):
Whether you are a beginning firefighter, or a command officer, this will prove to be an essential tool throughout your career.
The Fire Officer Field Guide - SHS Edition™ interactive application has been designed specifically as a reference for those who need to be able to locate critical information quickly and easily. With an updated section on the IAFC Safety, Health and Survival Section’s Rules of Engagement, as well as dynamic checklists, and dozens of detailed illustrations and charts, you can be certain no detail will be missed.
The Fire Officer Field Guide- SHS Edition™ application includes rapid-use checklists for safe operational behaviors, situational awareness tips, RIT Team activation, Mayday and rescue procedures, Incident Command with the latest NIMS developments, a HazMat section with updated chemical characteristics, MCI, tactical tips, emergency medications and more.
Best of all, you know you can depend on this application because it was created by Informed® Publishing- the trusted leader in emergency reference information since 1986. Informed® has created field reference tools that two million EMTs, paramedics, nurses, police officers, fire fighters, public health and safety agencies, and U.S. military personnel depend on.
* IAFC SHS Section’s Rules of Engagement
* Dynamic checklists that ensure you remember all steps
* Incident-specific addresses that you can reset for each incident
* Addresses can be imported from your address book or entered manually
* Detailed, easy-to-read color-coded ICS charts
“Thank you so much for these awesome guides. I will reference it-learn more from it-and utilize it! Thank you again for such a wealth of information at the tip of my fingers!”
“It’s a nice tool and makes good reading in down time as well as being full of extra advice that every firefighter can use."
Chief, North Greece Fire Department
Rochester, New York
FOR MORE INFORMATION
Informed Publishing offers a full product line of references for the medical and first response markets, as well as a consumer line for home and family emergency preparedness. Informed references are available in a variety of formats: pocket-size print guides, PDF editions and now, apps for the iPhone & iPod Touch., Android, and NOOKcolor. Learn more at www.informedguides.com.
The IAFC Safety, Health and Survival Section was established to provide a specific component within the IAFC to concentrate on policies and issues relating to the health and safety of firefighters. Learn more at http://www.iafcsafety.org/
For questions, comments, or suggestions concerning this guide, contact Informed® Publishing at firstname.lastname@example.org