Click below to listen to a presentation Steve Connally took part in, “Successfully Working With First Responders,” with John Ball at TCI EXPO 2019 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Steve Connally, CTSP, Adaptable Aerial Solutions LLC
Dr. John Ball, CTSP, South Dakota State University
Being an available expert and single point of contact for first responders can have a significant impact on an incident’s outcome. Understanding how the fire department’s incident-command structure dictates how a rescue is carried out and how trained tree crews fit into the system is paramount in developing a working relationship at a job-site incident. Learn how to offer an organized and professional transfer of information to the first-arriving 911 personnel to increase organization and improve incident flow.