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What is the goal of overhaul?

to reduce the incidence of secondary fires, control loss, and stabilize the incident scene while providing for firefighter safety in doing so.

1

In the absence of an occupant services sector, who should meet with the property owner/occupant to explain the reasons for overhaul operations?

The IC or company officer

2

What shall be completed prior to any walkthrough by the property owner/occupant?

Proper loss control operations

3

Overhaul activities include thoroughly searching the fire scene to detect and extinguish what?

hidden fires or hot spots

4

Who is responsible for insuring fire areas have been thoroughly overhauled?

The IC

5

Who is responsible for insuring fire extinguishment when possible?

The last company officer leaving the scene.

6

Who's responsible for assessing the need for additional post incident inspections and coordinating in the plan with dispatch and deployment?

The IC

7

The IC may waive what if a firewatch is in place?

Post-incident inspections

8

True or false overhaul activities will be conducted on structures that have been declared defensive fires.

False

9

Securing the fire scene is a function of what?

Overhaul