Frequently Asked Questions

Who can call for assistance from MI-TF1?
MI-TF1 will respond anywhere in the state?
Who pays for the MI-TF1 response?
What capabilities does MI-TF1 have that my local fire department does not?
Why doesn’t my local fire department have this capability?
Who participates in MI-TF1?
What benefit does my local fire department receive if they participate?
Who owns MI-TF1 assets?
Is MI-TF1 able to respond now that there is no current FY20 budget?
What is the impact from the state budget impasse?
How can MI-TF1 respond if there is no formal training?
What are Michigan’s options if we need an Urban Search and Rescue resource?