3.3 Safety Briefing Copy

Jeff Co

Before commencing work all crew members must be thoroughly briefed on the following key information:

  • The chain of command
  • Lookouts
  • Anchor points
  • Communications
  • Escape routes
  • Safety zones
  • Current and expected fire behaviour
  • Known fireline hazards
  • Overall suppression strategies
  • Crew objectives
  • Crew member assignments


Crew briefing is a two way process, ask questions & contribute your ideas!