Flashcards in *TB 135- Active Shooter/MCI Deck (36):
Experience has shown that the number one cause of preventable death in victims of penetrating trauma is ______.
In order to Focus on early hemorrhage control to improve survivability,
The Hartford Consensus’ recommendations the acronym _____.
What does the acronym THREAT stand for?
T- Threat suppression
RE- Rapid Extrication to safety
A- Assessment by medical providers
T- Transport to definitive care
When MFC receives a call for a shooting, and determines that shooting is ongoing, how many of the following resources will be dispatched?
BC, EMS, CP, E, LF, ALS,800
2 Battalion Chiefs
2 EMS Captains
1 Command Post Company1 Light Force
4 ALS RAs
2 BLS RAs
The second arriving Battalion Chief should normally be assigned as the _______.
Rescue Group Supervisor
_______ is configured to extract viable patients from the Warm Zone or Casualty Collection Point to the treatment areas.
What does CCP stand for?
Casualty Collection Point
If no Warm Zone or CCP exists, the _______ will have the responsibility of coordinating the movement of patients to treatment areas.
Triage unit leader
The elements of the IAP may vary based on the situation, but what are the key components that the fire department will be responsible for establishing?
The _____ Group is configured to manage the triage, treatment, and transportation of casualties
The _____ Group is configured to suppress fires and coordinate the non-EMS operational fire discipline needs of the incident.
Is the Casualty Collection Point in the hot, warm or cold zone?
Is the Treatment Area in the hot, warm or cold zone?
Is the Staging area in the hot, warm or cold zone?
Is the Perimeter established by law enforcement in the hot, warm, or cold zone?
The ________ is the location from which SWAT Command coordinates SWAT operations
Tactical Operations Center (TOC)
If a fire occurs and the suspect’s location cannot be determined, what is the firefighters course of action?
Protect exposures, attempt to extinguish fire from protected location.
When no other options of fighting a fire are available, what can be used to control the spread of fire when approach by firefighters is unsafe?
Helicopter water drop
Can firefighters enter or move through a Hot Zone to deploy ladders, hose lines, or other equipment?
What does RTF stand for?
Rescue Task Force
______is a team deployed to provide point of wound care to victims where there is an ongoing ballistic or explosive threat (i.e., active shooter or terrorist event).
Rescue task force (RTF)
Rescue Task Forces are teams treat, stabilize, and remove the injured from the ______ Zone to an area where they can receive definitive care and/or transport to the hospital while wearing ballistic protective equipment with force protection.
What is the minimum personnel configuration that can make up a Rescue Task Force?
2 fire dept medical personnel
2 force protection officers
What would be the largest reasonable combination of personnel for an RTF?
4 fire dept personnel
4 force protection officers
When the RTFs are operating in the Warm Zone, can triage be performed?
What does the "S" stand for in LCES when implemented at an active shooter?
(Lookouts, Communication, Escape Routes, _______)
How many tiers are in the LAFD TEMS program and what are they?
Tier 3- FRO
Tier 2- technician
Tier 3- specialist
Which TEMS tier is used to support SWAT operations(i.e., warrant service, sting operations, hostage rescue, etc.) and other tactical law
Tier 1- specialist
Which TEMS Tier did not have a SWAT course but are paramedics used to provide support to TEMS Specialists and/or medical support at other tactical law enforcement incidents.
Tier 2- technician
Which TEMS Tier allows members to be assigned to a RTF?
Tier 3- FRO, first responder operations
Law enforcement officers use the acronym IARD when dealing with an active shooter. What does IARD stand for?
Immediate Action/Rapid Deployment
Any unsearched area where a threat may be present should be considered a hot, warm, or cold Zone?
An area already searched by law enforcement officers but could still be within the range of gunfire and/or a subject could be hiding in an unsearched area or return to an area that has been searched is classified as hot, warm or cold zone?
Law enforcement officers use the terms inner and outer perimeter. Are both of these areas considered an IDLH to fire department personnel?
Only the inner perimeter
______ is a Team of up to 4 police officers who deploy behind Contact Teams into the Hot Zone with the goal of extracting viable patients to a Casualty Collection Point or treatment area