"This Information Available Upon Request"?

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wlittle

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Blame it on 25 years around fire trucks, but when the FDNY dispatches for a working fire, I can't understand what the dispatcher is saying is available upon request at the end of the transmission. Can someone tell me what information they are saying is available?
 

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I think it's "CIDS" Information, which is a database that contains details about the structure. Someone can correct me if I'm wrong, but I think it's built from information gained during building inspections or past incidents?
 

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This Information Available Upon Request

Thanks for letting me know Thunderknight and K2hz. If you're on-duty today, be safe out there.
 

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"CIDS information available upon request" (pronounced sids)

In other words, "Let us know if you need the preplan information read over the radio."
 
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