New Durham Fire Department

New Durham Fire Department Standard Operating Guidelines (SOG's)

100-199 Administration

  • SOG 100 Establishing the SOG and SOP Manuals
  • SOG 101 Personnel Participation Requirement
  • SOG 102 Personnel Performance Evaluation
  • SOG 103 Approval for Training Reimbursement
  • SOG 104 Training and Education Work Commitment
  • SOG 105 Departmental Information-Confidentiality
  • SOG 106 Scent Free Workplace
  • SOG 107 PPE Inventory
  • SOG 108 Internet Posting and Social Networking
  • SOG 109 Probationary Period
  • SOG 110 Emergency Light and sirens on POV's
  • SOG 111 Officer Room Access
  • SOG 112 Usage of personal two-way radios

200-249 Organizational

250-299 Responses

  • SOG 250 Standard Apparatus Response Sequence
  • SOG 251 Response to Hazardous Materials Incident
  • SOG 252 Response to Cover Truck Assignment
  • SOG 253 Response to CO Alarms
  • SOG 254 Response to Power lines Energized Electrical Equipment
  • SOG 255 Fire Boat EMS Response
  • SOG 256 Use of Intercom-Radio Headsets

300-399 Fire Operations

  • SOG 300 Engine Company Riding Positions & Duties
  • SOG 301 Ladder Company Riding Positions & Duties
  • SOG 302 Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus
  • SOG 303 Hose Loading - Moving Vehicles
  • SOG 304 Aerial Ladder Safety Belt Use
  • SOG 305 Roof Operations
  • SOG 306 Forcible Entry and Ventilation
  • SOG 307 Positive Pressure Ventilation
  • SOG 308 Thermal Imaging Camera Deployment
  • SOG 309 Overhaul
  • SOG 310 Salvage Operations
  • SOG 311 Use of Cisterns as Water Supply Resources
  • SOG 312 Forestry Crews
  • SOG 313 Forestry Chain Saw Operations

400-499 Safety

  • SOG 400 Ensuring Member's Safety
  • SOG 401 Driving Requirements
  • SOG 402 Use of Seat Belts
  • SOG 403 Assessment of Safety Conditions at an Incident
  • SOG 404 Backing Up Apparatus
  • SOG 405 Personnel Accountability System
  • SOG 406 Rehabilitation of Members
  • SOG 407 Wearing of Standard Safety Vests
  • SOG 408 Hydraulic Rescue Tools
  • SOG 409 Scene Evacuation or Withdrawal

500-599 EMS Operations

  • SOG 500 Staffing Levels EMS
  • SOG 501 Protected Health Information
  • SOG 502 Ambulance Decontamination
  • SOG 503 IV and Drug Box Quality Control
  • SOG 504 Unloading a Patient from Ambulance
  • SOG 505 EMS Ambulance Student Ride-along

900-999 Miscellaneous

  • SOG 900 First Report of Personal Injury
  • SOG 901 Reporting lost damaged or broken equipment