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1

Window Blanket Dimensions?

10'Wx12'L

2

Testing Showed an?

IMMEDIATE 50% DECREASE in Temperatures and SIGNIFICANT flamed reduction

INCREASE in smoke

(same as KO Curtain)

3

T or F...Fire Window Blanket may be used as pre-deloyment option to cover a window prior to it failing in order to prevent a wind-driven fire...

TRUE ( same as ko Curtain)

4

Following companies have been issued a Fire Window Blanket?

MOST Battalions
Some Ladders

ALL SQUAD/RESCUE

kept in White Vinyl Bag

5

Blanket is large enough to cover ?

AT LEAST 2 WINDOWS

BOTTOM of Blanket is weighted

6

If Blanket is to be deployed ____MUST assist in Deployment?

Squad/Rescue

7

Who may deploy the Blanket?

ANY UNIT

-assigned unit or IC must designate a spotter

8

Who may deploy the Blanket?

ANY UNIT

-assigned unit or IC must designate a spotter
-spotter equipped with HT/Binoculars

9

The_____of the DEPLOYING UNIT will assign members to the floor below to secure the Blanket?

OFFICER (bluff-IC)

10

Blanket can be lowered from how many floors above?

2 floors

Just before blanket is put in place, IC will make an HT announcement to all units

11

Upon Completion of operations where a Fire Window Blanket has been deployed, the INCIDENT COMMANDER will secure the blanket for Safety Battalion or designee ......

the OFFICER of the confiscated Window Blanket (deploying unit) will prepare a report to CHIEF OF OPERATIONS detailing the use of the device and description of any damage., and any other info that would be important to future use of this device....

Copy of this report to CHEIF OF FIRE ACADEMY

12

Upon Completion of operations where a Fire Window Blanket has been deployed, the INCIDENT COMMANDER will secure the blanket for Safety Battalion or designee ......

the OFFICER of the confiscated Window Blanket (deploying unit) will prepare a report to CHIEF OF OPERATIONS detailing the use of the device and description of any damage., and any other info that would be important to future use of this device....

Copy of this report to CHEIF OF FIRE ACADEMY

13

Replacement of Fire window Blanket?

Tech Services

under no circumstances will Fire Window Blanket be deployed for drill...EACH DIVISION has been issued Training Blanket

14

Replacement of Fire window Blanket?

Tech Services

under no circumstances will Fire Window Blanket be deployed for drill...EACH DIVISION has been issued Training Blanket

15

Damaged in OTHER than Fire Ops....

report to Chief Of Operations and OFFICER will notify R&D UNIT AND SECURE Fire window Blanket until picked up by R&D

16

Fire Window blanket inspected?

weekly at MUD AND AFTER EACH USE
-if aluminized foil is peeling and separating from the white cloth, the blanket is OOS

17

When deploying Blanket, how many members?

3 on floor above

2 on floor below

18

Member on floor above..?

notify IC that target window has been identified and is preparing the blank for deployment

19

When blanket is properly positioned, ALL MEMBERS..

shall secure their straps (curtain-maintain control-don't tie off)

Notify IC that blanket is properly positioned

20

ANY UNIT may deploy blanket..

IC will designate spotter

BLANKET CAN BE LOWERED FROM 2 FLOORS AND CAN COVER 2 WINDOWS (curtain cannot cover 2 windows, but CAN be lowered from 2 floors )

21

ANY UNIT may deploy blanket..

IC will designate spotter

BLANKET CAN BE LOWERED FROM 2 FLOORS AND CAN COVER 2 WINDOWS (curtain cannot cover 2 windows, but CAN be lowered from 2 floors )

do not remove window, unless ABSOLUTELY NECESSARY

22

ANY UNIT may deploy blanket..

IC will designate spotter

BLANKET CAN BE LOWERED FROM 2 FLOORS AND CAN COVER 2 WINDOWS (curtain cannot cover 2 windows, but CAN be lowered from 2 floors )

do not remove window, unless ABSOLUTELY NECESSARY

23

Tools?

1 blanket
2 sets of entry tools (including hydra ram)
2 6 ft .hooks