Policies and Procedures - Fire Department

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The following Policies and Procedures are offered for the benefit of employees of the Madison Heights Fire Department.  Each document is provided as a password-protected PDF file.  For authorization to access these documents, please contact the Chief's office.  To access these PDF policies and procedures, you'll also need to have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer. To download a FREE copy of Reader, click here.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
POLICIES AND PROCEDURES
MADISON HEIGHTS FIRE DEPARTMENT

SECTION 1

 

 

 ADMINISTRATION  

 

 1.0

        

 Policy & Procedure Manual

 

 1.2

 

 Sick Leave

 

 1.3

 

 Vacation Schedules

 

 1.4

 

 Personal Leave

 

 1.5

 

 Workers Compensation Disability Claims

 

 1.6

 

 Release of EMS Reports

 

 1.7

 

 Use of Cell Phones Cameras and Electronic Devices

 

 1.8

 

 Reserved

 

 1.9

 

 Personnel Status Forms

 

 1.10

 

 Non-Duty Disability

 

 1.11

 

 EMT Relicensing

 

 1.12

 

 Fire Department Awards

 

 1.13

 

 Reserved

 

 1.14

 

 Reserved

 

 1.15

 

 Request for Workday Exchanges

 

 1.16

 

 Reserved

 

 1.17

 

Uniform Regulations

 

 1.18

 

Overtime and Call-In Procedure

 

 1.19

 

 Electronic Leave Calendar

 

 1.20

 

 Grooming Standards

 

 1.21

 

 HIPAA

 

 1.22      

 

 Citizen Complaints

SECTION 2

 

 

 HEALTH AND SAFETY

 

 2.1

 

 Personal Protective Equipment

 

 2.2

 

 Safety While Working in Roadways

 

 2.3

 

 Reserved

 

 2.4

 

 Respiratory Protection Equipment

 

 2.5

 

 Critical Incident Stress Debriefing

SECTION 3

 

 

 COMMUNICATIONS

 

 3.1

 

 Fire/EMS Dispatch

 

 3.2

 

 Reserved

 

 3.3

 

 Reserved

 

 3.4

 

 Telephone and Radio Procedures

SECTION 4.1

 

 

 EMERGENCY OPERATIONS - GENERAL

 

 4.1.1

 

 Emergency Response Procedures

 

 4.1.2

 

 Response to Bomb Threats

 

 4.1.3

 

 Mutual Aid Response

 

 4.1.4

 

 Incident Command System

 

 4.1.5

 

 ICS Command Post

 

 4.1.6

 

 Evacuation Signal

 

 4.1.7

 

 Use of Lights and Siren by EMS Vehicles

 

 4.1.8

 

 Personnel Accountability System

 

 4.1.9

 

 Mayday Distress Call

 

 4.1.10

 

 Lock-out/Tag-out

 

 4.1.11

 

 Personnel Accountability Report

 

 4.1.12

 

Emergency Time Reporting

SECTION 4.2

 

 

 EMERGENCY OPERATIONS - FIRE

 

 4.2.0

 

 Definitions

 

 4.2.1

 

 Dwelling/Garage Fires

 

 4.2.2

 

 Vehicle Fires

 

 4.2.3

 

 Commercial/Industrial Fires

 

 4.2.4

 

 Search and Rescue

 

 4.2.5

 

 Ventilation

 

 4.2.6

 

 2-in / 2-out Rule

 

 4.2.7

 

 High-Rise Operations

SECTION 4.3

 

 

 EMERGENCY OPERATIONS - EMS

 

 4.3.1

 

 Oakland County EMS SOPs

 

 4.3.2

 

 Concealed Weapons Policy

 

 4.3.3

 

 Reserved

 

 4.3.4

 

 Oakland County EMS Run Reports

 

 4.3.5

 

 Tactical Medic Protocols

 

 4.3.6

 

 Safe Delivery of Newborns Act

 

 4.3.7

 

 Exposure Control Plan

 

4.3.8

 

Ambulance Cot Operation

SECTION 4.4

 

 

 EMERGENCY OPERATIONS - HAZ-MAT

 

 4.4.1

 

 Initial Response to Haz-Mat Incidents

 

 4.4.2

 

 Biological Threats

 

 4.4.3

 

 Haz-mat Decon (NOT YET AVAILABLE)

SECTION 4.5

 

 

 EMERGENCY RESPONSE - SPECIAL OPERATIONS

 

 4.5.1

 

 High Angle Rescue

 

 4.5.2

 

 Confined Space Rescue

 

 4.5.3

 

 Carbon Monoxide Detector Response

 

 4.5.4

 

 Trench Rescue

 

 4.5.5

 

 Extrication

SECTION 5

 

 

 STATION DUTIES

 

 5.1

 

 Daily Work Schedule

 

 5.2

 

 Weekly Work Schedule

 

 5.3

 

 Reserved

 

 5.4

 

 Personnel Assignments

SECTION 6

 

 

 APPARATUS

 

 6.1

 

 Apparatus Maintenance Schedule

 

 6.2

 

 Reserved

 

 6.3

 

 Driving Department Vehicles - Emergency/Non-Emergency

 

 6.4

 

 Exiting Station 7-2

 

 6.5

 

 Tower-71 Daily Inspection

SECTION 7

 

 

 CITY POLICIES

 

 

 

 Please go to Policies - Other to view all City Policies

SECTION 8

 

 

 TRAINING BULLETIN

 

 8.1

 

 K-1200 Rescue Saw

 

 8.2

 

 Portable Generator Procedures

 

 8.3

 

 Live Fire Training

 

 8.4

 

 Electronic Leave Time Calendar

 

 8.5

 

 Reserved

 

 8.6

 

 Reserved

 

 8.7

 

 Locked Vehicles

SECTION 9

 

 

 PERSONNEL ORDERS

 

 

 

 (NOT AVAILABLE ONLINE)

SECTION 10

 

 

 SPECIAL ORDERS

 

 10.1

 

 Reserved