Flashcards in Chapter 7: Occupational Saftey,Health, And Wellness Deck (19)
Acute injury types include?
Cuts and bruises
Behavioral health issues
Examples of personal qualifications can include but are not limited to
•Vehicle an apparatus operation certifications
________ is a good time to address safety issues.
Chronic injuries include?
Exposure to carcinogens
Behavior health issues such as PTSD
_______________Is the most common cause of incident fatalities.
Examples of unsafe acts man include but are not limited to?
Lack of PPE
Absence of fire ground accountability tracking
Examples of unsafe conditions may include, but are not limited to?
Unsafe structural conditions
Company officers should be able to recognize and address unsafe acts within facilities. These acts may include but are not limited to.
•Not using warning signs for wet surfaces
• improper use of power and handtools
At any time, company officers may be asked to conduct safety inspections on the following.
The organizations safety, health, and wellness program should include
•Information on emergency and nonemergency safety practices
•Overall wellness and fitness
•Inspections, and accident investigations
________________Is the process of identifying and analyzing the exposure to hazardous, selecting appropriate techniques to handle exposures, implementing chosen techniques, and monitoring the result of those techniques.
The overall risk management plan should have three distinct sections.
Community risk management
Organizational risk management
Operational risk management
There are five distinct components of the organizational risk management plan
Establishment of priorities for action
Risk control techniques
Risk management monitoring
One example of operation risk management contains a five step process that maintains a continuous loop in order to evaluate the most current risk. The five step process is?
Standard on Fire Department Infection Control Program
The most common houses can be divided into the following categories
Physical injury hazards
Motor vehicle related accidents
Respiratory injury or illness
Hazardous materials exposure
Things you can do to prevent fire fighter mental illnesses are?
Take care of yourself and others
Talk openly and listen actively
Warning signs for fire fighter mental illness are?
•Sudden withdrawal from social contact
•Increasingly reckless behavior
•Having a suicide plan (Time, place, method)
•Persistent feeling of hopelessness