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RTF
STF

Rescue Task Force
Suppression Task Force

2

Where is the Casualty Collection Point (CCP) usually located? A. Hot, B. Warm, C. Cold zone D. B and C

D - warm or cold zone

3

An example of cover would be? A. Desk B. Garage Door, C. Engine Block, D. Bushes

C - engine block (also masonry walls)...provide ballistic protection

4

What is an example of cover?

Bushes, office cubes (do not provide ballistic protection)

5

An RTF will consist of how many members total?

4 MPD plus 2 Fire and EMS

6

Should MPD make attempts to provide medical assistance or evacuate victims while attempting to make contact with the suspect?

No.

7

What is the response assignment for an active shooter?

3E, 1T, 1 RS, 2BFC's, 1 ALS, 3 BLS, 1 EMS Supervisor, 1 Mass Casualty Task Force

8

First due BFC should contact who?

MPD Command Information Center

9

Staging occurs how far away?

3 blocks

10

Who initiates accountability?

1st due BFC

11

What is the 2nd due BFC's assignment?

Rescue Group Supervisor

12

Who coordinates the creation of RTF/STF teams from staged units?

2nd due BFC

13

Who maintains Level III accountability?

2nd due BFC

14

Who identifies the location for CCP's?

EMS Supervisor

15

Where do the Rescue Squad place their pat tags?

With them to the command post

16

Should ALS providers bring their ALS bags with them when assigned to the RTF?

no, only operate with EMS equipment from the equipment cache

17

The initial RTF Recon team will consist of?

OIC and 1 firefighter

18

Active Shooter PPE includes?

Level III ballistic vest, ballistic helmet, gloves, knee pads, eye protection

19

How many sets of Active shooter PPE are on Rescue Squads?

5

20

How many sets of Active shooter PPE are on the North and South Mass Casualty Task Force Support Units?

15

21

What's the service life of the ballistic vests?

5 years

22

Concerning Active shooter incidents and social media, can an OFF duty member post information about an incident?

No. No information by ON or OFF duty members can be posted...places the members in danger

23

What is the #1 cause of preventable deaths in victims of penetrating trauma in an active shooter incident?

hemorrhage

24

T.H.RE.A.T.

Threat suppression
Hemorrhage control and airway management
Rapid Extrication
Assessment by medical providers
Transport

25

Unmanned master streams, exterior attacks, controlled ventilation, use of the building suppression system, and use of building HVAC are examples of tactics by which group? STF, RTF, MCI, MPD

STF - suppression task force