Cavette, Chris
December 2006
Fire Chief;Dec2006, Vol. 50 Issue 12, p58
Trade Publication
The article presents the seven steps in establishing a preventive maintenance program for a fire department's apparatus and equipment. These include reading the new NFPA 1911 standard, obtaining manuals, defining what to check and when, assigning tasks to appropriate personnel, documenting everything, and conducting constant follow-throughs and reviews.


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