Section IV. OPERATION OF EQUIPMENT
section gives instructions on starting and stopping the
fire truck, on the basic motions to perform the specific
The instructions in this section are published
tasks for which the equipment is designed. Since nearly
for the information and guidance of the personnel
every job presents a different problem, the operator or
responsible for operation of the fire truck.
crew may have to vary the given procedure to fit the
The operator must know how to perform
every operation of which the fire truck is capable. This
Figure 7. Priming pump details.