To outline the procedure to be followed whenever a Norwalk Fire Department vehicle is involved in an accident.
Whenever a Norwalk Fire Department vehicle is involved in an accident the following actions shall be taken. These procedures are to be followed no matterhow slight the damage may be. It shall be the responsibility of the company officer or division supervisor to ensure that the appropriate steps are taken.
The Deputy Chief on duty shall be notified.
The Norwalk Police Department shall be contacted and requested to respond to the scene. A police report shall be obtained as soon as possible.
A CIRMA Loss Notice Report must be filled out by the company officer or division supervisor and copies sent to the Chief’s Office and the Apparatus Maintenance Division. If the accident should occur outside normal business hours all paperwork should be forwarded to the Deputy Chief.
The company officer/supervisor should call CIRMA (203-773-8134) immediately to report the accident to a CIRMA representative.
All follow-up will be handled by the Apparatus Maintenance Division.
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