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Concentration Performance Measure for Fire-Low: Same as distribution performance measure. Concentration Performance Measure for Fire-Moderate: The battalion chief, seconddue engine, third-due engine and the first-due truck companies with a total of seventeen personnel shall arrive within eleven minutes and fifty four seconds total Sioux Falls Fire Rescue response time, for ninety percent of all Code 3/Priority2 requests for emergency service. Concentration Performance Measure for Fire-High: The battalion chief, second-due, third-due engine, fourth-due and the first-due truck companies with a total of twenty one personnel shall arrive within eleven minutes and fifty four seconds total Sioux Falls Fire Rescue response time, for ninety percent of all Code 3/Priority2 requests for emergency service. Concentration Performance Measure for Fire-Special: The battalion chief, seconddue, third-due engine, fourth-due engine, fifth-due engine, and the first-due truck companies with a total of twenty five personnel or more shall arrive within eleven minutes and fifty four seconds total Sioux Falls Fire Rescue response time, for ninety percent of all Code 3/Priority2 requests for emergency service. Note: Sioux Falls Fire Rescue made policy changes in 2010 to assist in capturing times of the battalion chief, second unit, and third in unit. EMS Objective-For all emergency medical incidents, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue shall arrive in a timely manner with sufficiently trained and equipped personnel to provide medical services that will stabilize the situation, provide care and support to the patient and reduce, reverse, or eliminate the conditions that have caused the emergency while providing for the safety of the responders. Distribution Performance Measure for EMS-All: The first unit ( with BLS capabilities) staffed with a minimum of four personnel stall arrive within six minutes and forty two seconds total Sioux Falls Fire Rescue response time, for ninety percent of all requests for Code 3/ Priority 2 emergency services. Concentration Performance Measure for EMS-Low: Same as distribution performance measure. Concentration Performance Measure for EMS-Moderate: Vehicle extrication/high speed accidents, the battalion chief, second-due engine or truck and the first-due rescue companies with a total of thirteen personnel shall arrive within eleven minutes

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2016 Standards of Cover Manual  
2016 Standards of Cover Manual