Flashcards in B102.1 Use of SCBA and PASS (01-01-2014) Deck (14):
How many SCBAs should be carried on all operations apparatus?
At least one per company member
SCBAs should be worn in an atmosphere with a CO level in excess of:
SCBAs should be worn in an atmosphere with a hydrogen cyanide level in excess of:
SCBAs should be worn in an atmosphere with a volatile organic compound level in excess of:
What device is used to measure volatile organic compound?
Localized elevated volatile organic compound readings may be due to:
SCBAs should be worn in any atmosphere where a combustible gas indicator has shown the combustible gas level to exceed:
10% the LEL of methane
Whose responsibility is it to see that SCBAs are utilized when needed?
The Company Officer
Who will conduct an investigation of any smoke inhalation or respiratory injury?
The Safety Office
What ultimately determines the amount of time personnel can expect to safely work in an IDLH atmosphere?
Their individual consumption rate
The Vibralert system activates when air supply reaches:
1000 psi or 1/4 of the total supply
Who should be notified when crews exit an IDLH?
2. Division Supervisor
3. Operations Section Chief
After the IC has made the decision that the IDLH atmosphere has dissipated to warrant removal of SCBA, any personnel entering the fire area for overhaul or other activities that could produce airborne particulates shall wear:
1. An N95 mask, and
2. Helmet with eye protection