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1

A car that has entered the water will ____?

Sin faster if the car sustained damage in the accident.

2

What is not true concerning elevator rescue?

Never remove passengers from a stuck elevator car- wait for the elevator mechanic to re-start the car.

3

If dispatched to a ice rescue incident, firefighter should ___?

Don a personal floatation device.

4

In all technical rescues, a good rue of thumb is ____?

Take the estimated time needed to complete a rescue and then double it.

5

In an emergency involving an elevator rescue upon termination the incident, the trouble elevator shall not have power restored and the doors shall be closed. T/F?

True

6

In an emergency rescue, you can enter an elevator even if the power has not been secured. T/F?

False

7

Potentially survivable voice spaces are searched in what stage of structural collapse operations?

Stage 3

8

Prior to initiating a confined space rescue, firefighters should?

Create an exclusion zone around the opening and gather information on the victim(s) trapped.

9

Prior to initiating rescue operations of a person entangled in a piece of manufacturing equipment, the firefighter should?

Locate someone who is very familiar with the machinery.

10

Prior to arrival of the trained technical rescue team, firefighters should____?

Provide ventilation to the confined space.

11

Minimum trench rescue gear is?

Wildland shirt, gloves, helmet, and eye protection

12

What is the use of a truck ladder in structural collapse?

Have a lookout

13

The process of securing all power sources to a specific piece of machinery is referred to as ___?

Lockout/tagout

14

When operating a water rescue incident, which of the following type of footwear is recommended?

Running or workout shoes

15

When working a water rescue near a low-headed dam, firefighters should ____?

Be wearing a PFD

16

Which of the following tasks should only by accomplished by firefighters with advanced training in technical rescue techniques?

Rescue victims trapped in a void space