Chicago Fire Department ~ Radio Terms and Lingo

  CHICAGO FIRE DEPT. RADIO TERMS & LINGO Still Alarm is a fire department response to a report of a building fire. This response is two Engines, two Trucks and a Battalion Chief. With a confirmed fire (“Working Fire Response”), a Command Van, R.I.T. unit and Squad are added to the Still Alarm assignment. The RIT unit or Rapid Intervention ...

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