Flashcards in IRPG Deck (30):
Recommended Isolation distance for a BLEVE is?
A W with a line through it as referenced in the NFPA classification for "Special Hazard" category within the 704 diamond indicates?
Use no water
Federal requires all spills of Hazardous substance be immediately reported to?
United States Coast Guard
Most ESSENTIAL element of successful wildland firefighting is _ and _ leadership?
Competent and Confident
Escape time and safety zone size requirements will change as _ changes?
Green guide section?
Grey guide section?
Yellow guide section?
All Hazard Response
Blue guide section?
White guide section?
Red/Pink guide section?
All leaders have the responsibility to provide complete briefings and ensure their subordinates have a clear understanding of their intent for the assignment which includes?
Risk management process used for evaluating decisions based on HAZARDS at a Wildland fire include what thought process? "SHED"
Major common denominators of fire behavior on fatal fires are?
Relatively small fires
Relatively light fuels
Unexpected shift in Wind direction and speed
Fire responds to topographic conditions
During burning period of a Wildland incident, the alignment of _ and _ should always be a trigger point to re-evaluate tactics?
Topography and Wind
When an individual feels an assignment is unsafe, the must also identify to the degree possible?
A safe Alternative for completing the assignment
Good operational leader will do?
Safety Zones, Separation distance between FF and the flames should be at least _ times the maximum continuous flame height?
When an individual informs their supervisor that they are turning down an assignment, the supervisor notifies the Safety officer immediately, if there is no Safety officer notify _ or _?
Appropriate Section Chief or IC
Safety Zones calculations for separation distance between flames and FF is based on?
Briefing checklist "back of IRPG" includes?
Media interviews should be concise and simple and last between _ seconds?
DIrect attack must be abandoned within _ ft of transmission lines?
Always maintain _ ft distance from transmission lines?
Flame length identifies that fires with flame lengths of less than _ ft can generally be attacked at the head or flanks FF using hand tools and a hand line should hold the fire?
Less than 4'
The first consideration of line location is?
When working around heavy equipment, stay at least _ ft in front and _ ft behind the equipment?
100 from front
50 from behind
Last resort survival includes fining a survivable area, if utilizing a body of water, it should be more than _ ft deep?
More than 2 feet deep
A Turn down is situation where an individual has determined they cannot undertake an assignment as given & can not negotiate an alternative solution.
A "turn down" of an assignment must be based on?
Assessment of risk and ability of the individual or organization
Leadership MEANS_, _, and _ for Willand FF working to accomplish difficult task under stress?
All FF have 5 communication responsiblities?
Debrief your actions
Communicate hazards to others
Ask if you don't know
Operational Engagement includes?
Develop control and make Risk Decision
Supervise and Evaluate
Keep _ gallons of water in reserve tank?