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31

What colour denotes Argon?

Dark Green

32

What colour denotes Nitrogen?

Black

33

What colour denotes Carbon Dioxide?

Grey

34

What Colour denotes Helium?

Brown

35

What Hazard property does bright green classify?

Inert

36

What Hazzard property does Red classify?

Flammable

37

What Hazzard property does pale blue classify?

Oxidising

38

What Hazzard property does Yellow Classify?

Toxic

39

What must a HMEPO complete at an Acetylene Cylinder incident and handover to subsequent HMEPO’s?

A log (4.29 appendix 7 of note)

40

What might a cylinder key be used for?

To shut of a cylinder alight at the valve group

41

Can mechanical shock to an Acetylene cylinder start decomposition?

No, but it can make it worse

42

Is a leaking cylinder not involved in fire a hazmats incident?

Yes

43

Who carries atmospheric monitoring equipment?

RRT (Rapid Response Team) and FRU. DIM

44

What are the 3 ways that you can identify an Acetylene cylinder?

Maroon colour
Identifying collar
Reflective Tape

45

What is different in the marking of an Acetylene cylinder?

The whole cylinder is Maroon in colour

46

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.

47

Priority will be given to which members of the public once the HZ has been established?

Those in close proximity to the incident.

48

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

49

What functional Sector Commander Role might the IC consider using?

Hazard Zone Coordinator

50

On the unexpected discovery of a dangerous cylinder should appliances and equipment be moved from the HZ?

No leave in situ. Life risk takes priority