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1

Additionally cones and warning signs should be placed, not only to warn drivers of the incident, but to create ______

Traffic control zones

2

Shuts off all forward facing white lights and may shed additional warning lights on the sides and rear of the apparatus once the vehicle parking brake is set

The blocking mode

3

The second leading cause of firefighter fatalities is injuries sustained _________

While responding or returning from a call

4

While the design and features of the vehicle are important to safe driving, the most important aspect of crash prevention is the ______

Skill and experience of the driver operator

5

The driver/operator Attitude, training, experience, and qualifications, and the application of those qualities, are the most important elements in

Crash prevention

6

Driver skill is developed only through

Training and practice

7

The term _____ was used to identify the firefighter charge with operating the steam engine

Engineer