© 2001 CAER.
Call to Order by Chair Roy Dewhirst: 1:30
Approval of Previous Minutes: Motion Tom Cooper, seconded Ron Lebel. Motion Carried.
Response Review: Tom Cooper – Please see attachment of 2003 annual
report. Roy Dewhirst made the request that all companies make sure that you
are sending in the current checklist. Points will be deducted for incorrect
forms. Tom reported that the review of code 6’s called in January was very
YEAR END 2003: THERE WERE 238 CODES ISSUED DURING 2003; 229 CODE 8’S. 6 CODE 9’S AND 3 CODE 6’S. NOTE: SIMULATIONS HAVE BEEN PURGED FROM THE CODE STATS. OVERALL AVERAGE FOR ALL CODES ISSUED DURING 2003 WAS 96%.
OCTOBER 2003: 18 CODES WERE ISSUED IN OCTOBER. ALL CODE 8’S. 12 INFORMATION ONLY AND 6 EMERGENCY. OVERALL COMPLIANCE FOR OCTOBER WAS 92%.
NOVEMBER 2003: 12 CODES WERE ISSUED IN NOVEMBER. ALL CODE 8’S. 9 INFORMATION ONLY AND 3 EMERGENCY. OVERALL COMPLIANCE FOR NOVEMBER WAS 97%.
DECEMBER 2003: 14 CODES WERE ISSUED IN DECEMBER. ALL CODE 8’S. 11 INFORMATION ONLY AND 3 EMERGENCY. OVERALL COMPLIANCE FOR DECEMBER WAS 95%. NOTES: SINCE JUNE 2003, THE RESPONSE AND REVIEW COMMITTEE HAS DESIGNATED CODE 8’S AS EITHER INFORMATION ONLY OR EMERGENCY FOR STATS PURPOSES. DURING THIS TIME PERIOD, THERE HAVE BEEN 110 INFORMATION ONLY AND 44 EMERGENCY CODE 8’S ISSUED.
THERE WERE 229 CODES ISSUED IN 2002 VERSUS 238 IN 2003.
Traffic Sub-committee: Doug Warn – is the new Chair for this committee and the first meeting will be held on February 10, 2022 in the EOC room at the Sarnia Police Station at 9:00 A.M.
Pipeline Sub-committee – Chair to be appointed
Fire Sub-committee: Chief Richard Boyes – reported on the four main issues discussed at their last meeting.
Manual committee: Doug Martin – There was no report made in Doug’s absence.
Financial Report: Brian Hatfield – Please see below:
PROPOSED ADDITION TO SECTION 8-CODE 8 NOTICEABLE OCCURRENCE-PAGE 7:
8.0 CODE 8 – WHEN IT IS NOT NEEDED:
8.1 AMBULANCE RESPONSES WOULD NOT NORMALLY REQUIRE A CODE 8, HOWEVER
INCIDENTS INVOLVING MULTIPLE INJURIES WOULD.
8.2 WHEN ADVANCE NOTICE IS ISSUED TO THE MUNICIPALITY BY FAX, MEDIA
RELEASE OR OTHER FORMAL NOTICE ADVISING OF AN UPCOMING ANTICIPATED
NOTICEABLE OCCURRENCE, THE ISSUING OF A CODE 8 AND FAXING OF A CVECO
NOTIFICATION CHECKLIST WILL NOT BE REQUIRED.
Introductions were made all round
Sads Exercise: Doug MacKenzie gave a report on the SADS exercise that took place on the Bluewater Bridge on October 26, 2003. The committee reviewed the exercise and a full report of the event is on the CAER web-site.
Adjourned: 2:30 P.M.