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1

T or F all lines at taxpayer fires must be 2 1/2

F. when medium or heavy fire conditions initial lines should be 2 1/2. 1 3/4 can be used in exposures

2

1st engine at a taxpayer fire cellar fire

into the occupancy above the fire. If there is an interior stair first line must be stretched to this point. advance down if possible

3

2nd line at taxpayer cellar fire

if interior stairs are present and 1st line advanced second line must be stretched to the top of the stairs

4

who ensures sprinkler is supplied at taxpayer fire

3rd engine

5

can second engine stretch a line at taxpayer fire

only if they supplied the sprinkler first and conditions permit

6

cockloft fire in a taxpayer where fire has control of cockloft and exposure protection is critical what should first engine do

position apparatus to utilize deck gun, consider inline pumping, save room for TL, if exposure problems stretch to most severe exposure

7

cockloft fire in a taxpayer where fire has control of cockloft and exposure protection is critical what should second engine do

assist first engine with stretch into exposure, or if conditions permit stretch second line into another exposed building/occupancy, may be advisable to skip stores

8

3rd engine at a cockloft fire in taxpayer

ensure sprinkler is supplied, stretch a line as ordered by the IC

9

who shuts utilities in a taxpayer fire

1st ladder company, if in the basement two masked members shall be disaptched

10

cellar fire in a taxpayer who brings first saw to the roof

2nd due roof

11

where do the 1st and 2nd due LCC go for cellar fire in a taxpayer

join forcible entry team unless directed otherwise

12

where do fires typically originate in taxpayer

street level in the storage or utility area in the rear

13

cellar fire in a taxpayer who do we need to communicate with in order to take store front windows

1st due truck officer

14

store fire in a taxpayer who authorizes removal of storefront windows

IC. charged line must be in place

15

who brings first saw to the roof at store fire in a taxpayer

first due roof

16

cockloft fire in a taxpayer where do the LCC's go

1st LCC proceed to the roof, 2nd LCC join inside team or as directed

17

class J alarm between 1900-0700 who responds in emergency mode

1st due units

18

Class J alarm from 700-1900 who responds in emergency mode

its a single unit response between these hours and the company responds in emergency mode

19

is a manhole fire modified response for second due companies

no, manhole emergencies are

20

class J alarms how long does officer wait at the panel to make sure the reset holds

2-3 minutes

21

how many turns to shut the buckeye pipeline

42 full turns clockwise

22

In HRFPMD venting of the fire apartment should not take place until the fire is

controlled

23

elevator machinery room doors should not be used for ventilation until the fire

under control-as long as wind will not force smoke back into the building

24

in HRFPMD the FAST unit and CFRD engine shall be assigned to the fire sector when the fire is above what floor

fires above the sixth floor they can be staged on the floor below the fire, for fires sixth floor and below IC determines the location they will stage

25

HRFPMD can we stretch off the standpipe is the fire is below grade such as in a cellar or below grade parking garage

it is advisable to handstretch but you can use standpipe if sprinkler system has controlled the fire and members will not be exposed

26

wind driven fire with a known life hazard, do you need to wait for alternate strategy to be implemented before you can attempt a rescue

you can attempt rescue WHILE alternate strategies are implemented

27

TorF to properly vent a window open it 2/3 from the top and 1/3 from the bottom

true

28

if you press an alarm box how far away can you hear the beeps

20ft

29

fire in a vacant rowframe that's in a row of occupied, what does first engine do

drop a 3 1/2 for a TL and stretch a line into most severe exposure

30

second line for a fire in a vacant rowframe in a row of occupied frames

back up first line, if not needed to the fire building or other exposure