Flashcards in Cylinder Procedure (PN 376) Deck (50)
What colour denotes Argon?
What colour denotes Nitrogen?
What colour denotes Carbon Dioxide?
What Colour denotes Helium?
What Hazard property does bright green classify?
What Hazzard property does Red classify?
What Hazzard property does pale blue classify?
What Hazzard property does Yellow Classify?
What must a HMEPO complete at an Acetylene Cylinder incident and handover to subsequent HMEPO’s?
A log (4.29 appendix 7 of note)
What might a cylinder key be used for?
To shut of a cylinder alight at the valve group
Can mechanical shock to an Acetylene cylinder start decomposition?
No, but it can make it worse
Is a leaking cylinder not involved in fire a hazmats incident?
Who carries atmospheric monitoring equipment?
RRT (Rapid Response Team) and FRU. DIM
What are the 3 ways that you can identify an Acetylene cylinder?
What is different in the marking of an Acetylene cylinder?
The whole cylinder is Maroon in colour
The 200m exclusion zone for an Acetylene cylinder is maintained until there is no immediate danger of the cylinder failing provided that: (3)
A) the cylinder is not reheated
B) the cylinder is not moved or disturbed during CAP
C) cooling or monitoring of the cylinder continues until the cylinder passes CAP.
Priority will be given to which members of the public once the HZ has been established?
Those in close proximity to the incident.
Which members of the public MAY be temporarily instructed to shelter indoors away from windows and doors which are in line of site of the incident?
Those over 100m away but within the HZ or those refusing to leave their premises
What functional Sector Commander Role might the IC consider using?
Hazard Zone Coordinator