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

full protective clothing in order to directly supervise crews.


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



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

Ladder Companies


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.


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

25 feet


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

Dry Chem