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1

Which of the following is NOT a sign that breathing has stopped? Chest does not rise and fall, Hands grasp throat, Can't feel or hear breaths, Skin appears pale or bluish

Hands grasp throat

2

True or false
Always call an ambulance first, then check the scene for safety

False

3

True or false
Back injuries commonly occur when removing a ladder from a vehicle

True

4

Clean your hard hat with?

Soap and water

5

True or false
You don't need to know what kind of injury a person has to give first aid

True

6

Recommended footwear for technicians

Work boots with a steel shank

7

True or false
Wearing regular work gloves while climbing a pole is acceptable

False

8

Eye protection such as safety glasses must be worn for which of the following? Drilling
Working around thorn bushes
Climbing poles

All

9

Signs of choking

A victim is clutching throat with one or both hands.
A person cannot speak, cough,or breathe.
A victim is producing a high pitched wheezing

10

When is cpr given?

To a person who is not breathing and does not have a pulse.-listen and feel for signs of breath for approx 5 sec-check for a pulse in the neck next to the windpipe for about 5-10 seconds

11

Three Cs of safety

Check: scene for safety, consciousness, breathing, pulse, bleeding
Call: 9-1-1 or local emergency number
Care: for emergency conditions as required

12

SafetyWhat's the most important action you can take?

Call for help

13

What is the first thing you should do in an emergency?

Recognize an emergency exists and check the scene for safety

14

When caring for a person with a wound you should

When possible ask injured person to help,
Wear latex gloves,
Place barrier between you and injured persons blood,
Wash hands before and after treatment with soap and water

15

List a special first aid situation

Head or spine injuries,
Electrical burns,
Chemical burns

16

Suggested care for head or spine injuries

Do not move patient but attempt rescue breathing if person is not breathingCall 9-1-1

17

10-unit first aid kit includes

1x3 adhesive plastic bandages, 3x3 gauze dressing pads, 5x9 trauma pad, 40" triangular sling/bandage with two safety pins, BZK antiseptic towelettesfirst aid/burn cream packs, 1/2"x2.5 yd first aid tape roll, Antibiotic ointment packs, Exam quality vinyl gloves, First aid guide

18

A 75 pound object when lifted improperly could place ___ pounds of stress on your back.

750

19

Using improper leg and hip techniques can place the equivalent of ___ times its weight on your back

10

20

Most stretching exercises are done in repetitions of

Five and held for 10 counts

21

True or falseStretching strengthens the muscles for the day's activities during

False

22

Work boot requirements

Lace up type boot that measures at least 6 inches from the top of the heel Steel or fiberglass shank
Leather construction
A heel that meets the sole at 90 degrees and measures 3/4 inch in height form the sole at the time of purchase, and no less than 1/2 inch at any time
I/75 c/75(toe impact rating)
Meets the EH electrical hazard protection rating

23

Name PPE issued by Comcast

Safety hard hat,
Gloves,
Goggles or safety glasses

24

When it's properly adjusted a hard hat can absorb approx ___percent of the force of the blow

75(ANSI rating Z89.1)

25

When should hard hats be worn?

At all times, except when you're in the office, in your truck, or in the customers home.

26

Ear protection must be worn when a noise level exists above ___ dBA and it cannot be reduced.

90

27

Percentage of preventable eye injuries

90%

28

All eye and face protection meets American National Standard Institute standard?

Z87.1-1Safety glass frames are marked with Z87

29

Clean your eye protection equipment with ___ and ___

Soap and hot water

30

Chemical burnsFlush the eye with cool water immediately, continuously, and gently for at least how many minutes?

15

31

PACM

Presumed Asbestos Containing Material

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