Flashcards in General Fireground Operations 220.127.116.11 Deck (67)
No other action on the foreground saves more lives and property than what?
proper sized/placed attack line
Appropriate GPM is not dependent on _____ or _____.
We must strive to complete a primary search within the first ____ minutes on scene.
A building is not clear until when?
We say it's clear.
Must the entire building be searchable for search to be assigned?
What tasks can be assigned to RIT before backfilling RIT with additional units?
critical fireground tasks
Where should fire attack be initiated from in a large structure?
Entry point closest to the fire.
How far out from the scene (time) should units announce?
What NFPA # covers requirements for single family residential structure fires?
How many personnel must be on the initial alarm assignment for a SFR fire? With an aerial?
Minimum water supply of _____gpm for _____ minutes must be maintained by _____ personnel.
2 attack lines of ____ gpm combined, at ____ gpm minimum, with at least _____ personnel/line.
100 gpm min
Initial alarm assignment SFR Fire must have a search team of at least ____ personnel.
At least 1 team of ____ personnel for ground ladders and ventilation.
Aerial device on scene must have what?
RIT does not need to be established until what alarm is called?
1st alarm SFR fire is what apparatus?
1 EMS DO
2nd alarm SFR fire apparatus?
1 EMS DO
3rd alarm SFR fire appartus
Jumping alarms (1-3 etc) receives what?
All apparatus inclusive of all alarms covered.
At what point will Lee Control advise all Command Staff Officers of an incident?
Upon request of a 2nd alarm or two additional single resource mutual aid units
What is the apparatus response for a gas leak/odor?
At what point will dispatch provide a MAC prompt to IC's?
10 minute notification
What incident types receive 10 minute notification/MAC prompts? (7)
MAC is automatically activated when?
Additional alarm is requested.
Who can request MAC when they feel it is warranted?
IC or Chiefs
The conclusions drawn from what you see while circling the incident on the size up usually is the basis for what?
What are the three basic sources for fire ground factors?
Pre plan/direct knowledge