Any official of an agency that is in charge at the scene of the emergency may request S.T.A.R.T. to respond. It is the
responsibility of the requesting agency to set up when and who is to notify S.T.A.R.T. for the organizations service.
EXAMPLES that may request S.T.A.R.T. are as follows:
Police Officer (O.I.C)
Fire Fighter (O.I.C.)
Search Agency (O.I.C.)
Other Search and Rescue Agency
Emergency Management Coordinator
Stark Traffic Alert Response Team may not be called upon to respond to an incident by any member or non-designated (bystander).
Only an agency may request S.T.A.R.T. to respond and an offcial of that agency must be the requesting authority.
Stark Traffic Alert Response Team is available 24 hours a day !!