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3.01 _____: A minimum of 50-foot circle area containing the Hot, Warm and Cold Zone and clear of bystanders, media and non-essential personnel

- Action Circle

2

_______: Hydraulic rescue equipment on Technical Rescue Trucks and certain Ladder Trucks designated as Extrication Trucks. A list of these trucks will be provided to the OEC Shift Supervisor and updated by Technical ______

- Extrication Rescue Systems
- Rescue Command

3

3.05 ____: A minimum 10-foot action circle around the vehicles involved in the accident. ____ PPE will be worn in the hot zone when extrication tools are in operation

- Hot Zone
- All

4

Rescue Team: A combination of the ___, ___, ___ united to form a team that will work together to extricate trapped victims

- Engine, Ladder Truck, and Technical Rescue Truck

5

3.07 _____: A 10-foot action circle beyond the Hot Zone around the vehicles involved in the accident. This is where the extrication power unit should be located and other needed equipment staged.

- Warm Zone

6

_____ Shall be responsible for overall patient care and transportation of patients

- EMS Personnel:

7

EMS personnel should stage stretcher, backboards and other needed equipment in the _____ until the extrication is complete

- Warm Zone

8

Due to the need for proper documentation, all efforts to extricate deceased victims shall be coordinated with ______ and the _____

- law enforcement personnel
- Medical Examiner

9

No attempt to extricate a deceased victim should be initiated until the investigation by ______ has been completed.

- law enforcement personnel

10

_____ Shall direct extrication and make all decisions regarding the extrication of patients

- Technical Rescue Extrication Officer (REO)

11

_____ Shall assign a Hot Zone Safety Supervisor

- Technical Rescue Extrication Officer (REO)

12

The Technical Rescue Commander _____ the role of IC if he/she is the _____ on location

- may assume
- highest-ranking officer

13

Hydraulic Rescue System pump units should be started as soon as possible after arriving at the scene in order to allow a warm-up time of at least ____ seconds.

- 45

14

Hydraulic Rescue System Equipment should be placed at the corner of the vehicles in the ____

- Warm Zone

15

Industrial Accidents with patients trapped in heavy equipment present many problems for rescuers. The REO should obtain as much information as possible about the equipment involved from the _____.

- owners

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Extrication Tools Out of Service For Repair: The Company Officer shall complete a _____ and notify the Extrication Tool Office

- Form-12