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1

company officers should address safety issues with their personnel how often?

each shift p.176

2

work place safety consists of activates that ensures a safe work environment and protects employees from:

job related injuries, illnesses, and exposure to hazardous materials. p.176

3

the work place can generally be divided into what parts in regards to workplace safety?

emergency scene, en route, to and from emergency scene and facilities. p.176

4

when is a perfect opportunity for company officers to provide safety briefings?

roll call p.176

5

some accidents can be controlled while en route to and from though what things?

apparatus design, maintenance, and driver/operator training and certification p177

6

when should unsafe acts be addressed?

immediately p177

7

emergency scene injuries or fatalities can be prevented or reduced through the application of ____?

policies and procedures that regulate emergency scene activities. p.179

8

unsafe acts are internal or external factors?

internal factors that the company officer or member of the crew performs. p179

9

unsafe conditions are internal or externally controlled?

externally controlled and should be recognized and addressed appropriately p.179

10

when should scene safety be taught in training programs?

before company officers or crew members are ever allowed to respond to an emergency. p.179

11

what is the best way to ensure that responders do not perform unsafe acts during an incident?

training p. 179

12

unsafe conditions are a product of what?

emergency scene environment p179

13

in regards to facilities, what is one of the best methods for providing a safe workplace?

proper maintenance p. 179

14

in regards to facilities who is responsible for reporting the need for repairs an ensuring that they are completed along with the safe operation and maintenance?

company officer or building managers p179

15

how often should facilities be inspected?

annually and in accordance with the organizational policies. p180

16

who is responsible for providing subordinates with information on the organization's health and safety program?

the company officer p180

17

what should the organizations health and safety program include?

information on emergency and non emergency safety practices, overall wellness and fitness, inspections and accident investigations. p.180

18

what is the most common cause of firefighter fatalities?

cardiac arrest p 180

19

how can wellness be addressed?

through education, fitness, and nutrition p180

20

safety related inspections are meant to ensure the integrity of equipment, vehicles, facilities and personnel _______?

qualifications p181

21

company officers may be asked to conduct safety inspections when?

any time p181

22

proper integrity works with risk analysis to ensure safety becomes what?

the end product p181

23

which vehicles should the company officer conduct safety inspections on?

any that are assigned to their facility p182

24

NFPA 1581

standard for fire department infection control program p183

25

what are the vaccination requirements for infection control?

anthrax, hep b virus, annual flu and tb p183

26

NFPA 1584

standard on the rehabilitation process for members during emergency operations and training exercise p184

27

this is allowing firefighters or rescuers to rest, rehydrate, and recover during an incident: also refers to a station at an incident where personnel can rest, rehydrate, and recover?

rehabilitation p183

28

who holds the ultimate responsibility of providing a safe work place?

the organization p176

29

who is responsible to implement policies and procedures and report the need for any maintenance or replacement of unsafe equipment?

the company officer p176

30

what is the final portion of the investigation report?

a narrative description of the incident p 184