Organizational Structure

To view the Organization Structure for the Frederick-Firestone Fire Protection District, please view the Organizational Structure (PDF).

2019 FFFPD Org Chart_2

Purpose

To establish the principles and rules governing day-to-day and emergency scene supervision and management.

Definitions

  • Chain of Command – The organizational structure of the District, consisting of each succeeding higher rank and supervision of a member by his/her immediate supervisor.
  • Unity of Command – The principle that each individual answers to only one supervisor.
  • Span of Control - The area of activity and number of functions, people, or things for which an individual or organization is responsible for.