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Original Author: Wolf, Dennis
Date of Material: 08/08/2017

Subjects(s):
Fire--Manuals
Fire--Operations
Fire--Procedures
Fire--Training

Sample Water Rescue Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)

Reviewed Date: 05/21/2021
Summary:
MTAS has created three sample water rescue standard operating procedures (SOPs) for cities to revise and adopt for their use. SOP 1 establishes a standard structure and guideline for all fire department personnel operating at incidents involving water rescue operations. SOP 2 provides procedures and guidance when responding to emergency calls involving a water rescue incident while ensuring the safety and well-being of both rescuers and victims. SOP 3 addresses procedures detailing operation of agency boats and watercraft.




Attachments:
file Water rescue SOP sample 3.docx
file Water rescue SOP sample 2.docx
file Water rescue SOP sample 1.docx