Flashcards in NIMS Book 1 - Section 1 - Chapter 6 Deck (21):
The IC should appoint a _________ _________ at every significant emergency event.
The IC must establish the following critical elements to ensure personnel safety:
* Appoint a ________ ________
* Implement an incident scene ___________ system
* Establish procedures for broadcasting __________ ________ messages
* Deploy dedicated _________ _____________ ________
* Establish responder ______________ operations
* Safety Officer
* emergency radio
* rapid intervention crews
The Safety Officer must be assigned as _______ in the incident as possible and should be knowledgeable in the actions being implemented.
The Safety Officer reports directly to?
An IC has no greater responsibility on the fireground or at any other emergency scene than seeing to the ?
safety and well being of emergency personnel
All officers holding positions within the Command organization are responsible for the __________ and accurate ____________ of all assigned responders.
welfare / accountability
The accountability system must be able to identify the assigned location of every responder within a small geographic hazard zone at ?
any moment in time
To ensure fireground safety, "_______ _______" should be used for emergency conditions at an incident.
FDs should have a standard operating guideline that uses the radio term "_____________ __________" as a designation to clear radio traffic.
" Emergency Traffic "
Wind direction shift, such as from north to south and change from offensive to defensive operations could warrant what?
emergency radio traffic
At the conclusion of the emergency condition, what message must be transmitted to allow a return to normal operations?
"All Clear for Emergency Traffic"
The "EVACUATION SIGNAL" will consists of short blasts of the air horn for a period of no longer than _____ seconds, followed by ____ seconds of silence.
10 / 10
The "EVACUATION SIGNAL" of air horn blast for 10 seconds followed by 10 second period of silence will be done ________ times; total air horn evacuation signal including periods of silence will last _____ seconds.
three / 50 seconds
The IC should conduct a PAR from each Division/Group Supervisor whenever a change in conditions could create _________ ___________.
FDs need to develop a system that provides the IC with elapsed time on scene in ____ or ____ minute intervals, from their communications center for time-sensitive incidents.
10 or 15 minutes
A _______ is comprised of a minimum of two responders who are trained, attired and equipped to perform actions necessary to facilitate the rescue of other emergency workers.
The RIC should have awareness of where __________ are committed on the incident.
RICs are not typically assigned on __________ or __________ fire incidents.
medical or wildland
Responder Rehabilitation is a responsibility of the __________ Unit under the __________ Section.
Medical / Logistics
Command officers should consider the need for Rehab during the _________ __________ stages of an emergency response.