2018 Pec (Severe Weather)

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2018 Pec (Severe Weather) - Quiz


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Under what atmospheric conditions does Security need to initiate the Seek Shelter alarm? 

    • A.

      Tornado Warning

    • B.

      Tornado Watch

    • C.

      Thunderstorm or Severe Weather Warning

    • D.

      Thunderstorm or Severe Weather Watch

    Correct Answer
    A. Tornado Warning
    Explanation
    Security needs to initiate the Seek Shelter alarm under the atmospheric condition of a Tornado Warning. A Tornado Warning is issued when a tornado has been sighted or indicated by weather radar. This indicates that there is an immediate threat to life and property, and it is crucial for individuals to seek shelter immediately. Therefore, Security would need to activate the Seek Shelter alarm in response to a Tornado Warning to ensure the safety of everyone in the area.

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  • 2. 

    Which site and gate is equipped with a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Weather Radio? 

    • A.

      DTO - Comm. Center

    • B.

      Engine Works - West Gate

    • C.

      PEC - Gate 1

    • D.

      SPO - Gate 8

    • E.

      TCAO - Gate A

    • F.

      Foundry - CCM

    Correct Answer
    A. DTO - Comm. Center
    Explanation
    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Weather Radio is equipped at the DTO - Comm. Center site and gate.

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  • 3. 

    True or False?  When Black Hawk County initiate the city tornado sirens, Security will initiate the seek shelter emergency alarms for their site. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    When Black Hawk County initiates the city tornado sirens, it implies that there is a potential threat of a tornado in the area. In such a situation, Security will also initiate the seek shelter emergency alarms for their site to ensure the safety of individuals present. Therefore, the statement is true.

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  • 4. 

    True or False?  An Officer should print off the Seek Shelter policy when they go into a severe weather emergency. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False - Never print out a policy.

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    True. this policy can be taken to the alarm panel to help the Officer initiate the Seek Shelter alarm correctly.

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  • 5. 

    True or False?  Every main gate Officer will have to activate the 'Seek Shelter' scenario in Everbridge for their facility. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    False. DTO Comm. Center will activate the 'Seek Shelter' scenario in Everbridge for ALL facilities.

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  • 6. 

    When the incident is done, how do you report/record all activity?

    • A.

      Perspective Report.

    • B.

      ELogger (Incident and Severe Weather Emergency)

    • C.

      ELogger (Severe Weather Emergency)

    • D.

      Perspective Report and eLogger (Severe Weather Emergency)

    • E.

      Perspective Report and eLogger (incident Report and Severe Weather Emergency)

    Correct Answer
    E. Perspective Report and eLogger (incident Report and Severe Weather Emergency)
    Explanation
    After the incident is completed, all activity is reported and recorded using both the Perspective Report and eLogger. The Perspective Report is used for general incident reporting, while eLogger is specifically used for reporting incidents and severe weather emergencies. By using both tools, all aspects of the incident can be accurately documented and recorded.

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  • 7. 

    True or False?  Security Officers are required to stay at their gates during severe weather (tornado warnings). 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    False! If danger threatens, Security Officers are to seek shelter so that they can stay safe.

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  • 8. 

    In the aftermath of severe weather, what groups should any damage to the facility be reported to?Select all that apply.

    • A.

      Security Supervisor

    • B.

      Maintenance

    • C.

      Safety

    • D.

      Medical

    • E.

      Environmental

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Security Supervisor
    B. Maintenance
    Explanation
    After severe weather, any damage to the facility should be reported to the Security Supervisor and Maintenance. The Security Supervisor needs to be informed to assess and address any security risks or breaches caused by the damage. Maintenance should be notified to evaluate and repair any physical damage to the facility. Safety, Medical, and Environmental groups are not mentioned in the question and therefore should not be reported to in this scenario.

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  • 9. 

    Seek shelter areas tend to be locker rooms and internal office areas inside buildings. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Seek shelter areas are designated spaces within buildings where people can go to protect themselves during emergencies such as severe weather or active shooter situations. These areas are typically chosen for their ability to provide a higher level of safety and protection. Locker rooms and internal office areas inside buildings are often considered suitable options for seek shelter areas due to their construction materials, location within the building, and the presence of sturdy furniture or fixtures that can provide additional protection. Therefore, the statement that seek shelter areas tend to be locker rooms and internal office areas inside buildings is true.

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  • 10. 

    True or false?  The purpose of the 'visitor seek shelter' information is to assist non-John Deere personal find shelter in severe weather situations. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The purpose of the 'visitor seek shelter' information is indeed to assist non-John Deere personnel in finding shelter during severe weather situations. This information is likely provided by John Deere as a safety measure to ensure that visitors to their facilities are aware of the necessary steps to take in case of severe weather, such as storms or tornadoes. By providing this information, John Deere aims to prioritize the safety and well-being of all individuals present on their premises, including visitors who may not be familiar with the layout or procedures in such situations.

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  • 11. 

    If a Gate Officer needs to seek shelter, they need to take the following items with them (per policy): Select all that apply. 

    • A.

      Radio

    • B.

      Gate Keys

    • C.

      Medical Bag

    • D.

      AED

    • E.

      Confined Space Device

    • F.

      Vehicle Keys

    • G.

      Red Emergency Desk Phone

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Radio
    B. Gate Keys
    C. Medical Bag
    D. AED
    Explanation
    The gate officer needs to take the radio, gate keys, medical bag, and AED with them because these items are essential for their job and for providing assistance in case of emergencies. The radio is necessary for communication, the gate keys are needed to access and secure the gate, the medical bag contains medical supplies for providing first aid, and the AED is used to administer life-saving treatment in case of cardiac emergencies.

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  • 12. 

    When severe weather is in the area, Officers are allowed to monitor the developing weather conditions on the following websites:Select all that apply. 

    • A.

      KWWL.com

    • B.

      National Weather Service Website

    • C.

      KCRG.com

    • D.

      John Deere Safety Website

    • E.

      American Heart Association Website

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. KWWL.com
    B. National Weather Service Website
    C. KCRG.com
    Explanation
    Officers are allowed to monitor the developing weather conditions on KWWL.com, National Weather Service Website, and KCRG.com. These websites are likely to provide accurate and up-to-date information about severe weather conditions in the area, allowing officers to make informed decisions and take appropriate actions to ensure public safety. The John Deere Safety Website and American Heart Association Website are not relevant to monitoring weather conditions and are therefore not included in the correct answer.

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  • 13. 

    True or False?  Gate 1, Lobby and Gate 3 are considered a seek shelter areas. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Gate 1, Lobby, and Gate 3 are not considered seek shelter areas. The question is asking whether these locations are designated as seek shelter areas, which means they are safe places to go during an emergency or disaster. The correct answer is false, indicating that these specific locations are not seek shelter areas.

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  • 14. 

    When activating the alarms, how long should the alarms run for? (per policy)

    • A.

      30 Seconds

    • B.

      1 Minute

    • C.

      3 Minutes

    • D.

      5 Minutes

    • E.

      10 Minutes

    • F.

      The duration of the emergency.

    Correct Answer
    C. 3 Minutes
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 3 minutes. The alarms should run for 3 minutes as per policy. This duration allows enough time for people to be alerted and evacuate the premises in case of an emergency. It ensures that the alarm is loud and persistent enough to grab attention and prompt a quick response from individuals present in the vicinity.

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