Fire Department Incident Safety Officer 2nd Edition Chpt 1-6

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  • 1. 
    _______ are strict processes with little or no flexibility.
    • A. 

      Guides

    • B. 

      Procedures

    • C. 

      Memos

  • 2. 
    ____ or overexertion continues to lead in causes of firefighter death and significant injuries.
    • A. 

      Lifting

    • B. 

      Exercise

    • C. 

      Stress

  • 3. 
    OSHA is part of __________.
    • A. 

      State government

    • B. 

      Center for Disease Control

    • C. 

      US Dept. of Labor

  • 4. 
    ________is the safety/ health research and educational arm of the federal government.
    • A. 

      NIST

    • B. 

      NIOSH

    • C. 

      OSHA

  • 5. 
    The United States Fire Administration falls under what governmental agency?
    • A. 

      DHS

    • B. 

      CDC

    • C. 

      FEMA

  • 6. 
    Which of these options is not a method of hazard control?
    • A. 

      Avoidance

    • B. 

      Transfer

    • C. 

      Mitigation

    • D. 

      Adaptation

  • 7. 
    Which of the 3 methods of hazard control is employed by on scene?
    • A. 

      Mitigation

    • B. 

      Adaptation

    • C. 

      Transfer

    • D. 

      Avoidance

  • 8. 
    NFPA standards could be and have been, viewed by the courts as common practice or_____________.
    • A. 

      Standard of care

    • B. 

      Accepted guidelines

    • C. 

      Litigation material

  • 9. 
    Which of the following does not make up the operational environment?
    • A. 

      Procedures

    • B. 

      Equipment

    • C. 

      Personnel

    • D. 

      Communications

  • 10. 
    The initials TPP stands for  Thermal performance practices.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    NFPA _____ is Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications.
    • A. 

      1201

    • B. 

      1021

    • C. 

      1502

    • D. 

      1250

  • 12. 
    _______ are enforceable rules of conduct that help protect society.
    • A. 

      Laws

    • B. 

      Codes

    • C. 

      Standards

    • D. 

      Morals

  • 13. 
    Perhaps the best starting point for understanding the roles, responsibilities, functions and authorities of an incident safety officer is ________.
    • A. 

      NFPA 1201

    • B. 

      NFPA 1202

    • C. 

      NFPA 1521

    • D. 

      NFPA 1710

  • 14. 
    Statistics show that the majority of deaths and injuries on the fireground occur where?
    • A. 

      Multiple alarm fires

    • B. 

      Warehouse fires

    • C. 

      Automobile fires

    • D. 

      Residential fires

  • 15. 
    A _____ is a work of law established or adopted by a rule making authority.
    • A. 

      Regulation

    • B. 

      Code

    • C. 

      Standard

    • D. 

      Guideline

  • 16. 
    In Type IV construction the minimum dimension for structural wood is over _____?
    • A. 

      20"

    • B. 

      12"

    • C. 

      6"

    • D. 

      8"

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