This text details the step-by-step instructions needed to write specifications, go out to bid, evaluate the bids, inspect the apparatus, and save your department money. Chief Peters provides insight into various apparatus features, real-life mishaps, maintenance programs, and warranty information that will help you and the department purchase the right vehicle for the job.The haz-mat portion of the standard will include suggested equipment lists for Level 1 and Level 2 response vehicles. ... Mobile breathing air requirements will include the various charging systems, air quality monitoring equipment, air line operations, ... When the new standard is published, the use of the Appendix C checklist will help simplify this process, as it does now with the other types of apparatus.
|Title||:||Fire Apparatus Purchasing Handbook|
|Author||:||William C. Peters|
|Publisher||:||PennWell Books - 1994-01-01|