Flashcards in LTQuestions Deck (175)
at a flat roof top floor fire, where does the 1st ov operate, 2nd ov?
1st- assist 1st LCC in the front wtih any ladder rescue, no ladder rescue then immediately make theri way to the rear to check for life hazard, VEIS with 2nd ov an upper floor most likely to be occupied
2nd- assist 2nd LCC in the front with any ladder rescue, conduct a survey of the rear and sides, team up with 1st ov
*not to roof
flat roof PD what is the second due roof tool assignment? what about for top floor fire?
saw and halligan hook for both
Hurricane and severe storm preparedness is crucial to FDNY officers. all members shall be reminded of 'reception areas' each year on or about when?
core construction techniques were used extensively in high rise office built:
at a brownstone fire where the building is fully involved, which line may be stretched through an exposure to the rear yard?
3rd line, if there is no fire in exposures
*3rd is stretched as ordered by IC, this is an option
**also for rowframe fires on 1st floor or upper floors
at a rowframe fire where the building is vacant in a row of vacants, which line may be stretched through an exposure to the rear yard?
2nd hose line, if not needed to back up 1st line, the 2nd line will go to opposite exposure of 1st line OR through an exposure to the rear yard
what are immediate notifications to BITS?
A-alcohol or arrest
B-Boxing amongst the brothers
C-confrontations with civilians or other emergency service
D-Drugs Dangerous misuse of dept vehicle
what are notifications to IG?
Conflicts of interest
Lobby control unit responsibilites, which is not one:
a-operate on tactical channel
b-ensure all elevators are recalled and searched
c-provide operators for elevators
d-take on the duties of the systems control unit when directed by IC
E- all are good
portable ladder marking, where does the length go, where does the company id go?
length within 12" at butt end for extension ladders, both ends for straight ladders
company- within 18" of each butt
spare cylinders are inspected for full pressure when?
weekly on mondays
when requesting an ambulance, what info must be provided to dispatchers?
Pulse, Age, Respiratory rate, CUPS status, Chief complaint, CPR initiated
T/F units/individuals no assigned to a sector/group shall report directly to the branch director
False, to command
at a rowframe the 1st arriving engine should drop 2 lines, which two?
a 3 1/2" line to supply a TL, and a handline
*this is for rowframes. other buildings it is 2 handlines
LPG tank fire, how far from the front/rear? from the sides?
1000ft from front/rear
500ft from the sides
CNG car require a permit, where would the fire department permit be found?
front and rear bumper
how far apart are your feet when using a portable power saw?
system control unit has what duties?
monitor and control the HVAC system as directed by IC,
monitor the building fire suppression systems by IC,
monitor any other building system by IC
how much psi at the inlet of a tower ladder?
which type of loft is the newest?
at a cfr run you have the "A,C,D" firefighters. (B is for Boss). what do they do?
C- checker for pulse/compressions
what stage does rollover happen?
All arriving engines and squads shall locate, test, and confirm a positive water source.
If a fire is below the __floor, a hoseline will be stretched up the fire escape stairs, the hook will not be used. (when stretching via the exterior)
below the 4th floor
At a LPG tank fire, when the tank is showing signs of BLEVE (increase in the volume of fire, or a rise in the noise level, or both) should water be immediately applied to cool the tank or should members be withdrawn to a safe area.
withdraw the members
you are the investigating officer for members drinking on duty. You find no cause and allow members to leave, who do you send the reason for release report to?
Chief of department via chain of command
HRFPMD elevator machinery rooms at roof level should not be used for ventilation purposes until when?
fire is under control
the CO meter will sound a low audible warning with a slow vibration at ___ppm.
What size hose for a fire in a store thats in an OLT?