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1

During a Car Fire, what is the minimum level of protection for captains?

full protective clothing in order to directly supervise crews.

2

What is the minimum size of hoseline to be used on car fires

1-1/2"

3

What can be used as an improvised standpipe at incidents on elevated freeways or parking garage?

Ladder Companies

4

When a rescue is not a factor during a car fire, where should first water applied?

first water should be applied for several seconds to extinguish fire or cool down the area around any fuel tanks or fuel systems.

5

Car bumper assemblies have been known to travel how many feet?

25 feet

6

What kind of extinguishers can be effective when combustible metals are burning?

Dry Chem