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Can material be thrown into narrow shafts or roofs buildings setbacks

No

1

In a OLT or a NLT you have 2 floors of fire what is this?

Extra engine and truck

Second alarm if no progress is made on least one floor in a short period of time

2

If fire is extending from a shaft into another bldg what is this call for?

A second alarm

3

In a H type bldg if you have 2 floors of fire what is this?

A second alarm

Also a second alarm given for extensive fire in the cockloft

4

A medium fire in a H type bldg would require?

An extra engine and truck

Medium fire the operation of 2 lines

5

If you have a shaft fire or a dumbwaiter fire where do you stretch the line to?

Line is stretched to the nearest point from which water can be directed onto fire. Bring enough hose to reach upper floors.

6

At a OLT cellar fire where does the first line go?

To the interior cellar entrance door remains there to protect the stairs.
Does not advance down stairs if there is an outside entrance. Unless the fire is minor

7

Where does the first line go at an OLT store fire?

Into the store

8

Where does the second line go at OLT store fires?

To the entrance hallway to protect the stairs
The second line does not go above until assured it is not needed on the first floor

9

Where does the first line go at NLT cellar fires?

To the cellar by way of exterior entrance

10

Where does the first line go to at a NLT store fire?

Into the store

11

Where does the second line go at a NLT store fire?

To back up the first line in the store
The second line can go to the floor above when it's obvious first line can control the store fire

12

At a H type bldg what engines are used to get the first line into position

All available engines used

13

At an H type bldg at what floor would you use a utility rope stretch

3rd floor or above

14

When smoke is issuing from the cornice does this mean you have fire in the cockloft?

No under no circumstances should the cornice be opened for smoke

15

How do you check to see you have fire in the cockloft or cornice?

By opening the ceiling below or opening returns if present

16

If you see a rapidly rising column of smoke with embers ascending over the roof top if the bldg what is this an indication of?

A shaft fire

17

If you see large quantities of black smoke over the roof this may be a indication of. ?

Fire at or near top floor cockloft fire or roof fire

18

When members are operating on floors above the fire are members suppose to force more than one door for an area if refuge?

Members should force one or more doors on each floor above the fire

19

Which officers on the fire floor are responsible to let units above know of any change in conditions on fire floor?

All of the officers are responsible

20

How many apartments per floor do NLT bldgs have?

5-6 apts

21

At a NLT where would you find the cellar entrance?

The entrance is by way of an exterior stairway
Also the first fl cellar ceiling is fireproof construction

22

The officer transmitting a 10-75 shall also state if fire or emergency and what 3 things?

Location of fire( the floor)
Height of the bldg( how many stories)
Type if bldg ( what kind of occupancy)

23

At a chemical suicide incident what is the first line primarily for?

For Decon with a fog nozzle.

24

The officer transmitting a 10-75 shall also state if fire or emergency and what 3 things?

Location of fire( the floor)
Height of the bldg( how many stories)
Type if bldg ( what kind of occupancy)

25

At a chemical suicide incident what is the first line primarily for?

For Decon with a fog nozzle.

26

At a chemical suicide incident what is the first line primarily for?

For Decon with a fog nozzle.

27

The officer transmitting a 10-75 shall also state if fire or emergency and what 3 things?

Location of fire( the floor)
Height of the bldg( how many stories)
Type if bldg ( what kind of occupancy)

28

The officer transmitting a 10-75 shall also state if fire or emergency and what 3 things?

Location of fire( the floor)
Height of the bldg( how many stories)
Type if bldg ( what kind of occupancy)

29

At a chemical suicide incident what is the first line primarily for?

For Decon with a fog nozzle.

30

The officer transmitting a 10-75 shall also state if fire or emergency and what 3 things?

Location of fire( the floor)
Height of the bldg( how many stories)
Type if bldg ( what kind of occupancy)

31

At a chemical suicide incident what is the first line primarily for?

For Decon with a fog nozzle.

32

Top floor what does the first OV bring and where does he go?

To the roof brings the Saw and Halligan then tries to descend the fire escape

33

At a top floor fire where does the first due roof man bring to the roof?

He brings the 6 ft Halligan hook a Halligan and the LSR and he is also responsible for cutting the roof

34

At a top floor fire what does the 2nd roofman bring to the roof?

He brings the 6 ft Halligan hook and the saw

35

At atop floor fire what does the 2nd can man bring?

2 six ft hooks in lieu of the can

36

At top floor fires where does the 2nd LCC go?

If not needed in front of the bldg goes to the roof

37

If the LCC is going to team up and go above the fire to VEIS can he use the fire escape for this?

No can impede he's return to pedestal use aerial or portable

38

LCC must remain on the turntable when?

Members enter the bldg by aerial And are in precarious positions such as floor over heavy fire roof of bldg with heavy fire.

39

What is the recommended strategy for fires is wooden formwork?

Outside streams