TITLE

Responding Behind Closed Gates

AUTHOR(S)
Fieldstead, Tom
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Jan2006, Vol. 50 Issue 1, Special section p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how the Hilton Head Island Fire and Rescue Department overcome the problem of slow response times due to gated or restricted- access communities of the island. The representatives from the department met with plantation developers and property managers to explain the risk of delays caused by single-access gating. Both groups have agreed to create one or more emergency unit-only access roads with gates around the perimeter of the development.
ACCESSION #
19751896

 

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