Flashcards in Training Bulletin #5: Automobile Fires and Hazards Deck (9)
Percentage of fire responses involving motor vehicles?
What do you disconnect first from car battery?
Ground cable (attached to vehicle body frame)
When under pressure FREON gas found in air conditioners can give off what two toxic gases?
Phosgene and Fluoride
How far can Hydraulic bumpers travel up to due to pressure build up by fire?
3" (But have seen to travel 25')**
How far can mechanical bumpers travel?
4" (springs which absorb impact)
What glass is tempered or safety on a car?
- tempered (most of the car)
- Safety (windshield)
Flash point and specific gravity of GASOLINE?
-45 degrees F, 0.8
Flash point and specific gravity of DIESEL?
125 degrees F, 1.0