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1

What level management unit is incident scene rehabilitation

Tactical

2

Who is responsible for ensuring that every fire fighter completes every incident without injury,disability or death

Fire officer

3

Which type of error includes a forgotten or missed step in a procedure

Memory failure

4

What is the minimum number of radios that should be carried in a team of four

one

5

What is used to begin the risk benefit analysis

Pre incident plan

6

What is the most important first step with any infections disease exposure

Wash it thoroughly

7

What is the leading type of fire fighter injury

Sprains

8

What is the first step in developing an incident action plan

Understanding the cause of fire fighters deaths and injuries

9

Who must the safety officer report any injury or illness to

Incident commander

10

Which type of contact must the fire fighters maintain under the "two in, two-out rule"?

Visual or voice

11

Who is responsible for knowing the location and function of full companies

Command officers

12

When are near miss reports analyzed every year

August

13

What should be used to remove standing water from apparatus bay floors

Squeegee

14

How many fire fighter fatalities per year could be prevented by requiring a seat belt be worn

8 to 12

15

Where can the definition of IDLH be found

NFPA 1670

16

Over what age did the NFFF Life Safety Summit note that fire fighters were dying of cardiac arrest while on duty

49

17

What is the minimum level fire officer the safety officer must be

Fire Officer 1

18

What should be asked for first when interviewing a witness after an accident

Verbal chronology of the event

19

What is the rated time for SCBA air tanks based upion

An individual at rest

20

What type of activities are responsible for many relatively minor injuries to fire fighters at the station

Food preparation

21

In 2011 what was the least frequently reported type of injury

Burns

22

Where have minimum driver qualifications been established

NFPA 1002

23

Who is responsible for writing the post incident analysis

Incident safety officer

24

What outlines the criteria for an Incident Safety Officer

NFPA 1521

25

What line of defense is the incident safety officer for ensuring that fire fighters obtain appropriate rehabilitation

Third

26

Who is usually responsible for conducting an initial accident investigation

Fire officer

27

Where are fire fighters line of duty deaths higher in 2000 than in the 1970s

Inside at structure fires

28

Which of the following occupations has the highest rate of sudden cardiac arrest

Fire fighters

29

What is the direct cause of the fire fighters death when caught

The fire

30

Which NFPA standard provide the fire officer a structure and resources that help to develop a health related fitness program

NFPA 1583

31

Nearly how many fire fighter injuries occur for every fire fighter death

1000

32

What is the minimum allowed size of an interior work team

Two

33

What must be established to maintain situational awareness at the incident

ICS

34

What is critical to identify when a reviewing an accident report

Root cause of the accident

35

Which NFPA standard must be followed when implementing an infection control program

NFPA 1581

36

Who is used to staff the initial rapid intervention crew

Fire fighters from the initial attack crew

37

What is a paramount goal at the incident scene

Life safety

38

What can be helpful if a fire fighter gets entangled in wires

Personal wire cutters

39

Where should the fire fighters bend when lifting an object

Knees

40

What portion of fire fighters killed in motor vehicle collisions from 1977 to 2007 were volunteers

Three fourths

41

Which of the following should fire officers focus on according to risk management principles

High risk activities that are performed infrequently

42

What percent bleach solution is typically used for decontamination of medical equipment

1 percent

43

What is usually the second phase of an accident investigation

Interviews with witness

44

Who does the incident safety officer report to

Incident commander

45

How often should infection control training take place

Annually

46

What is the second most common type of fatal collision for fire fighters

Tender rollover

47

Which of the US Navy human Factors Analysis and Classifications System Levels is intended to examine the role of supervision in a near miss event

Level 3

48

Who is responsible for deciding when PPE levels can be reduced at the fire scene

Incident commander and safety officer

49

What accounts for the largest percentage of traumatic fire fighter deaths

Collisions

50

What percentage of fatal fire suppression incidents tallied in the US fire Administration's Fire fatality retrospective study involved the death of a single fire fighter

82 percent

51

At what level do the polices regulate safety practices in most fire departments

Company