Coordinator: Mark Bishop

North Royalton Fire Department

Rope Rescue TECHNICAL RESCUE

Director: Harry Drennan

City of Strongsville Fire Department

Director: Ken Papesh

Responsible for investigating all fires within SERT member communities to determine the Origin and Cause.


Phone: 216-524-6469

Email: kpapesh@valleyview.net

Village of Valley View Fire Department  

Director: Lt. Nick Zamiska

Responsible for responding in order to identify and mitigate potential hazardous materials encountered by primary fire department response resources.

City of Brecksville Fire Department

FIRE INVESTIGATION (FIU) HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

Coordinator: Ben Dockstader

Brook Park Fire Department

Confined Space Rescue

Coordinator: Lt Greg Hradisky

Parma Hts Fire Department

Trench Rescue

Coordinator: Eric Funfgeld

North Royalton Fire Department

Structural Collapse Rescue

Coordinator: Mark Bender

City of Brecksville Fire Department

Water Rescue

Director: (open)

Responsible for assisting with planning in large scale events typically spanning more than one operational period.

 

INCIDENT MANAGEMENT (IMT)

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