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1

The most significant hazard industrial facilities is

Fire

2

A new organization should not be developed to handle emergency situations because

The existing organization should be prepared to take care of the situation

3

A search is made after

Every bomb threat call

4

The bomb threat search includes

Common areas, occupied areas, and unoccupied areas

5

______ is the most important countermeasure to bombs.

Control over entry of personnel and materials

6

Emergency plan is tested at least

Annually

7

Data media must be protected in ______ which protect the contents against temperatures up to ____°F and ___% humidity.

Specially insulated records containers
150°F
80% humidity

8

The automatic sprinkler system is ordinarily activated by the

Melting of the metal seal and water then flows through the system when head valves are released

9

_______ and _______ share the responsibility for emergency and disaster planning

Government and industry

10

Emergency plan must be distributed to

All personnel with responsibility for action

11

A "bomb blanket" is only used by

Specially trained personnel

12

"Vital Records" are:

Those necessary to ensure the survival of business

13

Vital records usually constitute no more than __% of a corporation's records

2%

14

Responsibility for shutdown should be assigned to

Persons familiar with the process

15

The emergency plan is activated by

The facility manager, the president, or the CEO

16

Emergency plan should be _____ in nature

Directive

17

In a fire, the facility must have the capability to:

Respond quickly with well-trained personnel to contain extinguish the fire

18

In a high-rise building, partial evacuation includes

The floor above and the floor below

19

What is the most common of all terrorist tactics?

Bombing

20

The purposes of emergency planning are to:
1)
2)
3)

1) Anticipate the emergency
2) Provide action during the emergency
3) Return to normal operations

21

In dealing with plant fires, ____ and _____ with the fire department is essential

Mutual assistance and prior coordination

22

The critical element in dealing with plant fires is the ability to

Respond quickly with well-trained personnel to contain and extinguish the fire

23

A tsunami is caused by

Underwater disturbances

24

The focus of disaster control planning is on _____ and to prevent ______

Solutions to major problems and to prevent a disaster from becoming a tragedy

25

The three principles of disaster control planning are:
1)
2)
3)

1) Coordinated planning
2) Mutual assistance
3) Community resources

26

When a bomb threat is received, the following are notified in order:
1)
2)
3)
4)

1) Persons responsible for search and evacuation
2) Local authorities
3) Explosive demolition teams
4) Medical facilities