Impact analysis of some cost reduction options for a metropolitan fire department

James M. Tien, Samuel S. Chiu

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)5-21
Number of pages17
JournalFire Technology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Feb 1 1985
Externally publishedYes


  • alarm rate
  • arrival time
  • citizen perspective
  • Deployment options
  • equity perspective
  • manpower-sharing work chart
  • response time
  • scheduling
  • system-wide perspective
  • travel time
  • weighted structural alarms

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality
  • Engineering (miscellaneous)

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