TITLE

Trouble Tactics

AUTHOR(S)
Cornell, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Apr2006, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the use of the concept of progressive discipline to handle firefighter discipline problems in fire departments. The Incident Command System (ICS) works on the concept that all emergency incidents have similar underlying components. Clarification of rules and consequences eliminates employees' claims that they did not know the rules. An ICS method uses the model of singular command. Once a rule violation has been reported, action should be swift and appropriate.
ACCESSION #
20786749

 

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