U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Federal Emergency Management Agency

Resource: Strike Team, Engine (Fire)
Category: Firefighting (ESF #4); Search & Rescue (ESF #9)
Kind: Team
Minimum Capabilities (Component) Minimum Capabilities
Type I Type II Type III Type IV Other
Engine, Fire   5 5 5 5 (See Engine for details)
STL   1 1 1 1 Strike Team Task Force Leader
Pers (Engine)   4 3 3 3 Staffing on each Engine
Pers (Total)   21 16 16 16  


Strike Team defined as like number of resources, with common communications, and a leader. Engine Strike Team Typing is based on individual Engine Typing.

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