Risk Management for the Modern Fireground


Formulating Strategies and Tactics

Subject Area 


No.of pages/Wordcount 


3 page(s)/Approx. 825 Words

Urgency 6 to 8 hours 

Citation Style APA Style

Assignment Details

For this Assignment, read the following three resources:


1: Risk Management for the Modern Fireground

Sendelbach, T. E. (2012, June 20). Risk Management for the Modern Fireground. Firefighternation. Retrieved from http://www.firerescuemagazine.com/articles/print/volume-7/issue-7/strategy-and-tactics/risk-management-for-the-modern-fireground.html

Resource 2: Preventing Deaths and Injuries of Firefighters using Risk Management Principles at Structure Fires

NIOSH. (2010, July). NIOSH Alert: Preventing Deaths and Injuries of Fire Fighters using Risk Management Principles at Structure Fires. Department of Health and Human Services. Retrieved from https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2010-153/pdfs/2010-153.pdf

Resource 3: A minimum of two additional risk management references of your choosing.

After reading the resources, write a 3–4-page paper that addresses the following:

Identify three aspects/methods of risk management that you feel people need to do a better job of implementing and following in the fire/emergency services.

Explain how these three methods are used to formulate firefighting strategies and tactics.

Note: This Assignment will require outside research. Use at least two credible sources beyond the text material and assigned reading. Also, discuss how you evaluated the credibility of the resources used. You may consult the Online Library, the Internet, the textbook, other course material, and any other outside resources in supporting your task, using proper citations in APA style.

Paper Format

The paper is to be completed in APA format.

Page length is 3–4 pages of text. This does not include the title page or the references section