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what is policy i-32?

vehicle and apparatus safety

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what is purpose of i-32?

promote vehicle safety in order to minimize vehicle incidents involving county employees and vehicles

3

what form is associated with policy 1-32?

vehicle accident/incident (crash) report

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what subjects does vehicle safety policy contain procedures on? (SEDDatiVe)

safety requirements/emergency driving/drivers license check/driving eligibility or loss of driving privileges/vehicle accidents

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what laws and regulations will employees follow?

state motor vehicle laws/department of transportation regulations

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what must all drivers have in their possession?

florida drivers license

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each driver will ensure___ and ___ are in vehicle?

registration/pbc accident packet

8

any missing forms should be reported to and replaced by?

supervisor

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every employee must perform thorough___before operating vehicle?

walk around

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examples of vehicle inspection which may cause unsafe operations? (BILSU)

body damage/inoperable lights/loose hardware/shore power connection or disconnection/unsafe wire condition

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all accidents should be reported_____even if there is no apparent property damage or injury?

immeaditly

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when will employee report suspension or revocation of license?

by the end of the business day

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ensure headlights are?

on

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_____will a driver be permitted to use a cell phone while on emergency call?

under no circumstances

15

who should operate mdt, pagers or other electronic devices?

someone other than driver

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under no circumstances will county vehicle be pushed. who should be contacted if necessary?

the foo

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what shall not be permitted in cab of apparatus?

loose equipment

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who is directly responsible for ensuring compliant with safety vehicle policy?

supervisor

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which provision will all employees of als apparatus meet?

fs 401.281

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who will assist fire rescue and purchasing dept in purchasing and leasing appropriate apparatus?

apparatus comittee

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apparatus committee will consist of members from?

union/risk mgt/dept

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who appoints chairperson?

deputy chief of operations

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open food containers and liquid shall___be carried in cab?

not

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where equipped_____will be worn during operation of vehicle when sirens operating?

hearing protection

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all personnel will wear seatbelt except?

during patient care

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driver will not move vehicle until?

all riders seated and secured w/ seatbelts

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donning and doffing of equipment and ppe that requires removing seat belt?

shall be prohibitted

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backing will only be done after driver has performed?

safety circle

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where will backer be?

driver side/not in apparatus path

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if no backer available driver will?

get out and visually inspect area

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driver and backer will have?

eye to eye contact

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driver side window shall be?

lowered

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backer will have____for communication w/driver?

radio

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if driver loses visual contact w/ backer they shall?

stop immeaditly

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when backing at night backer will use?

a flashlight and avoid shining it in drivers eyes or mirror

36

when not on emergency incident driver will not?

leave vehicle unattended/running

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____will be applied before operator leaves vehicle?

parking brake

38

pumping operations, inclines, fixed locations, chocks will be applied?

rear wheels

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exception for chocks on rear wheels?

quints/front wheels

40

staff vehicles shall apply?

parking brake

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apparatus w/ load capacity of 3/4 tons or larger shall be equipped with minimum?

2 28inch traffic cones

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where will cones be placed and what will driver do?

front and rear of vehicle/safety circle

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response in which threat to life, health or serious property damage exists requiring expedient response?

emergency response

44

emergency traffic control must be activated for emergency response, non emergency use is?

prohibited

45

use of emergency warning warning equipment per sog 1309, is authorized for?

emergency responses only

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emergency vehicle operators should exercise____while driving?

due regard

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operators will be consistent w/ ____and florida state statute?

"reasonable safety"

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factors that may "outweigh" reasonable safety factors?

type of call/type of roadway, traffic, weather/any other factors

49

_____-response to normal driving which does require use of lights and sirens?

code 1

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use of lights in non emergency situations such as parades?

code 2

51

use of lights and sirens while responding to emergency call?

code 3

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driver shall come to a ______before continuing through intersection w/ controlled stop?

complete stop

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speeds in excess of speed limit are authorized so long as?

responders and public are not endangered

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u turns on highways may only utilize entry on____hey must use next exit when not on emergency call?

emergency call

55

how often and by whom will drivers license checks be conducted?

semi annual in april and october by executive assistant to fire admin

56

dmv will provide infractions of drivers for the past____?

7 years

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if drivers license is suspended or revoked employee may be?

suspended from work or removed from assignment

58

newly hired personnel may operate county vehicle unless they have been convicted of?

3 moving violations in 24 months/dui in past 36 months

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new employees must have completed dept?

evoc

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if employees have license revoked/suspended they may not operate vehicle for_____years?

3 years from date of conviction/suspension

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if determined by accident review board, received 8 points in 18 months driver can not drive until?

below 8 points in 18 months

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who will vehicle accidents immediately be reported to, to take unit out of service?

foo

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employee should not admit____at scene?

fault

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foo will contact appropriate____to investigate accident?

dc/supervisor

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foo will contact_____for minor vehicle accident w/ private party?

dc/supervisor

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foo will contact____for accidents w/ personnel injury requiring medical transport?

bc/risk mgt

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foo will contact___with extensive damage sustained by either party?

bc/division chief/deputy chief/risk mgt

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employee will be required to drug test if?

individual dies/bodily injury w/ immediate treatment/disabling damage to vehicles

69

if dc is involved in accident, responsibility shall fall to?

next higher supervisor level

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dc will fill out____form and _____the accident scene?

i-32/photograph

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dc will determine___of accident and if accident was____?

classification/preventable or unpreventable

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unpreventable defined as?

employee took every reasonable precaution to avoid

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preventable defined as?

did not take every precaution to avoid accident

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minimal violation includes all of the following?

single vehicle/minimal damage/would not have likely caused injury to induvidual

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minor violation?

employee violated minor state motor vehicle law or dept or county safety policy

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minor violation decision based on?

action of driver (not severity of injury or damage)

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major violation?

violated major state motor vehicle law

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severe violation?

severe negligence, major violation of state motor vehicle law

79

who will dc fax vehicle accident/incident (crash) report to within 24 hours?

risk mgt/training and safety/support services

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who will assure cost reimbursement?

support services

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if determined preventable accident and more than one law/regulation/rule is violated____will be assessed?

highest point value

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points assessed will be valid for?

18 months

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dui's are considered?

outside county point system

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how many points for minimal violation?

1 point

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how many points for minor violation?

2 points

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how many points for major violation?

4 points (15 mph above speed limit)

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how many points for severe violation?

8 points

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created for purpose of determining whether accident was avoidable/unavoidable to verify classification of accident?

accident review board

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request for convening of accident review board shall be made to appropriate deputy chief in writing within?

15 days

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accident review board will not impose?

discipline

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how many members will accident review board have?

8

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accident review board consists of?

training and safety/safety committee/union/ff,lt or capt/safety specialist from risk mgt/bc/dc/mgr,risk mgt,employee safety and loss control

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accident review board may convene with as few as?

5 members

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on case of even number who can break tie?

chair of comittee