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Flashcards in SB 81 /WATERFRONT OPERATIONS /BUNKER GEAR Deck (2)
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1

Members wearing bunker gear with or without SCBA become QUICKLY SUBMERSED

-higher fall/less opportunity to remain at service
-BUNKER GEAR DOES NOT FLOAT

2

prior to operating around water MARINE UNITS must be notified

at least one 20 foot straight ladder dedicated to member removal should need arise

-if you fall into water, do not swim, call for help, remain calm and slowly tread water