11 NCAC 05A .0504          PRIMARY PERSONNEL

Upon initial or re-inspection for certification as a Class "9S" fire department, the fire department shall have 20 primary personnel. No eligible firefighter may be counted as a primary firefighter of two, on call, volunteer departments. At the time of re-inspection, a fire department shall maintain 20 primary personnel on their certified state roster. At least one engine with four personnel must respond to each reported structure fire, which includes fire alarm activations where fire or damage has occurred. For the purpose of this Section "primary personnel" means an eligible firefighter that is associated with the fire department for the purpose of satisfying certification inspection requirements.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 58-2-40;

Eff. September 1, 1985;

Amended Eff. February 1, 2017; October 1, 2006; July 1, 1992.