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1

How many SCBAs should be carried on all operations apparatus?

At least one per company member

2

SCBAs should be worn in an atmosphere with a CO level in excess of:

25 ppm

3

SCBAs should be worn in an atmosphere with a hydrogen cyanide level in excess of:

0 ppm

4

SCBAs should be worn in an atmosphere with a volatile organic compound level in excess of:

0 ppm

5

What device is used to measure volatile organic compound?

Photoionization detector

6

Localized elevated volatile organic compound readings may be due to:

Accelerant use

7

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

8

Whose responsibility is it to see that SCBAs are utilized when needed?

The Company Officer

9

Who will conduct an investigation of any smoke inhalation or respiratory injury?

The Safety Office

10

What ultimately determines the amount of time personnel can expect to safely work in an IDLH atmosphere?

Their individual consumption rate

11

The Vibralert system activates when air supply reaches:

1000 psi or 1/4 of the total supply

12

Who should be notified when crews exit an IDLH?

1. IC
2. Division Supervisor
3. Operations Section Chief

13

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

14

Each SCBA will be inspected when?

1. Beginning of each shift, or
2. Immediately upon receipt of a replacement SCBA

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