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Quantitative Evaluation of Fire and EMS Mobilization Times

  • Robert Upson
  • Kathy A. Notarianni
Book

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Fire book series (BRIEFSFIRE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Robert Upson, Kathy A. Notarianni
    Pages 1-3
  3. Robert Upson, Kathy A. Notarianni
    Pages 5-8
  4. Robert Upson, Kathy A. Notarianni
    Pages 9-13
  5. Robert Upson, Kathy A. Notarianni
    Pages 15-19
  6. Robert Upson, Kathy A. Notarianni
    Pages 21-28
  7. Robert Upson, Kathy A. Notarianni
    Pages 29-63
  8. Robert Upson, Kathy A. Notarianni
    Pages 65-68
  9. Robert Upson, Kathy A. Notarianni
    Pages 69-69
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 71-85

About this book

Introduction

Quantitative Evaluation of Fire and EMS Mobilization Times presents comprehensive empirical data on fire emergency and EMS call processing and turnout times, and aims to improve the operational benchmarks of NFPA peer consensus standards through a close examination of real-world data. The book also identifies and analyzes the elements that can influence EMS mobilization response times. Quantitative Evaluation of Fire and EMS Mobilization Times is intended for practitioners as a tool for analyzing fire emergency response times and developing methods for improving them. Researchers working in a related field will also find the book valuable.

Keywords

EMS alarm response data analysis mobilization quantitative evaluation turnout

Authors and affiliations

  • Robert Upson
    • 1
  • Kathy A. Notarianni
    • 2
  1. 1., Department of Fire ProtectionWorcester Polytechnic InstituteWorcesterUSA
  2. 2., Department of Fire ProtectionWorcester Polytechnic InstituteWorcesterUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-4442-8
  • Copyright Information Fire Protection Research Foundation 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-4441-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-4442-8
  • Series Print ISSN 2193-6595
  • Series Online ISSN 2193-6609
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