Note: On incident assignments, pumps could be either standard pumpers or rescues, rescue company could be either rescue or squad, RIT company could be either rescue or RIT trained pumper (squads are not assigned as RIT company)

Pumper: standard triple combination
Rescue: triple combination with extrication tools
Aerial: ladder company (could be straight stick, tower or platform – the majority are quints)
 

Incident TypeStandard Assignment
Fire2 pumps, 1 aerial, 1 rescue, 1 District Chief (plus High Rise Unit if downtown)
Fire - Waterfrontadd fireboat, 1 pump (fireboat boost crew)
Fire - Islandadd Station 335
Fire - Institution3 pumps, 1 aerial, 1 rescue, 1 District Chief
Fire - Subway2 pumps, 1 aerial, 1 squad, 1 air light, 1 District Chief (plus High Rise Unit if downtown)
Working Fireadd 1 aerial, 1 squad (if not already assgned), 1 RIT company, 1 air light, Platoon Chief
2nd Alarmadd 3 pumps, 2nd District Chief, hazmat, command vehicle
3rd Alarmadd 3 pumps, 1 aerial, 1 tower, 3rd District Chief, on call Division Commander, rehab unit, PIO
4th Alarmadd 3 pumps, 1 aerial, 4th District Chief, 2nd air light, on call Deputy Chief, Mechanical Division, Chief Medical Officer
5th Alarmadd 3 pumps, 1 aerial, 2nd squad, 5th District Chief, Fire Chief
Fire Alarm2 pumps, 1 aerial, 1 District Chief (plus High Rise Unit if downtown)
Check Call1 pump
Medical Callclosest unit
Carbon Monoxide - Non Medicalclosest CO monitor equipped pump
Carbon Monoxide - Medical Symptomsclosest CO monitor equipped pump; closest unit
Vehicle Fire1 pump
Vehicle Accident with Fire2 pumps
Vehicle Accident - Highway2 pumps, 1 District Chief
Vehicle Accident - Trapped1 pump, 1 rescue, 1 squad, 1 District Chief
Hazmat Level 11 pump
Hazmat Level 2add 1 hazmat, 1 haz support pump, 1 District Chief
Hazmat Level 3add 1 decon aerial, 1 squad, 2nd District Chief, 1 hazmat support, 1 air light, Decon 234, command post, Platoon Chief, on call Division Commander, PIO
Natural Gas Leak1 pump, 1 haz support pump, 1 hazmat, 1 District Chief
Rescue - Bluffs1 pump, 2 squads, 1 bluff pump, 1 squad support pump, 1 air light (if necessary)
Rescue - Confined Space3 pumps, 2 squads, 2 rescues, 1 hazmat, 1 air light, 1 District Chief
Rescue - Elevatorclosest unit, 1 squad
Rescue - High Angleclosest pump, 2 squads, 2 squad support pumps, 1 tower, 1 District Chief
Rescue - Island Airport Plane Crash4 pumps, 1 aerial, 1 squad, fireboat, 1 District Chief
Rescue - Structural Collapseclosest pump, 1 aerial, 2 squads, 2 squad support pumps, 1 RIT company, 1 hazmat, Trench Rescue Support 235 & Rescue 235, 1 air light, 1 District Chief, Platoon Chief
Rescue - Subway2 pumps, 1 aerial, 1 squad, 1 squad support pump, 1 District Chief