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1

_____ are strict directives that must be followed with little or no flexibility

Procedures

2

_____ are adaptable templates that will allow flexibility in application

Guidelines

3

_____ is a process or operation that is part of the departments routine but is not written

Informal process

4

_____ can be viewed as a harmful consequence or cost associated with injury or property damage from a given hazard

Severity

5

A process or operation that is part of a departments routine but that is not written. Because such processes are not written, they are typically learned through new member training, on-the-job training, and day-to-day routine.

Informal process

6

The department’s _____ is made up of the ideas, skills, and customs that are passed on from one “generation” to another.

Safety Culture

7

The best quality of a well written procedure or guideline is that _____

Everyone adheres to it

8

Mitigation hierarchy

the preferred order used for mitigation:

Elimination
Reduction
Adaptation
Transfer
Avoidance

9

Operational safety triad

includes three elements that need to be addressed:

1-Procedures
2-Equipment,
3-Personnel