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Flashcards in SB#25 FF Self Rescue Bailout Deck (12):
1

FF “Bailout” and Emergency Rappelling during emergency operations is extremely dangerous and considered to be a “_” during any incident.

last resort

2

Nationally, these occurrences are infrequent and when executed have resulted in more _ firefighter injuries than choosing an alternative escape

significant

3

Post incident investigations have suggested that these injuries are often _ and _?

preventable and avoidable

4

Department has (2) approved self-rescue techniques, “_ and _”, taught by certified International Association of Firefighters (IAFF), Fire Ground Survival (FGS) cadre members.

ladder bailout
window hang

5

the following shall be strictly adhered to while conducting above-ground firefighter survival training evolutions with approved rope system and equipment

Ensure a supervisor (Captain) is present throughout the entire training evolution.
Adhere to all procedures outlined in Book 29, Chapter 8, Rope Systems.
Clearly communicate training evolution objectives.
Identify a Technical Safety Officer to observe all activities and verify set up and connections of associated rope systems.
Conduct a safety check of all systems prior to “loading” any system.
Utilize a Main Line, Belay Line and Class III Full Body Harness in accordance with Book 29, Chapter 8, Rope Systems.

6

In no situation shall a _ Line commonly referred to as “_” be used for any component in an above-ground firefighter escape or rescue
rappelling

5/16" Dacron Braided
Drop Bag

7

At no situation shall a “no-knot” or drop bag rope/line “_” be utilized in any firefighter escape or rescue rappelling training.

clasp

8

_, regardless of qualifications, are not authorized to endorse or approve personally acquired equipment.

Company Commanders

9

Personally procured safety equipment, ropes, carabiners and all other rappelling adjuncts are not authorized for use by the Department and shall not be used for _ or _

practice or training

10

Requests for consideration of testing new or proposed equipment shall be made through the Equipment Engineering Unit (EEU) at the _ and _, THROUGH CHANNELS.

S&M

11

All training shall be based on realistic based scenarios with clear intent of the _ for the training evolution.

objective

12

Prior to training on any bailout or rescue situation, it is critical that all members have a thorough understanding of _ and _ procedures as well as Book 101 RIC

DB#15-11 Risk Management
Maydays procedures