Technical Rescue Awareness I

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Technical Rescue Awareness I

This is the first practices quiz for the IFSI State Exam for technical Rescue Awareness


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which NFPA standard states that at a minimum, all technical search and rescue organizations shall meet the awareness level for each type of search and rescue incident for which the AHJ has identified a potential hazard?
    • A. 

      NFPA 1670

    • B. 

      NFPA 1500

    • C. 

      NFPA 1521

    • D. 

      NFPA 1675

  • 2. 
    Which Act established our national USAR system?
    • A. 

      Emergency Management Assistance Compact

    • B. 

      Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act

    • C. 

      Federal Civil Defense Act

    • D. 

      OSHA 29 CFR 1910.133

  • 3. 
    When applied to emergency services, these serve to ensure that you and your organization are properly equipped, trained, and organized to perform the services rendered in a safe and expeditious manner.
    • A. 

      Standards

    • B. 

      Ordinances

    • C. 

      Regulations

    • D. 

      Both regulations and standards

  • 4. 
    These are typically considered administrative in nature and may or may not have emergency incident application.
    • A. 

      Procedures

    • B. 

      Best practices

    • C. 

      Policies

    • D. 

      Guidelines

  • 5. 
    These are adopted to provide a specific set of rules with which and organization must comply.
    • A. 

      Regulations

    • B. 

      Best practices

    • C. 

      Policies

    • D. 

      Guidelines

  • 6. 
    All jurisdictions were required to adopt and meet the NIMS implementation requirements by what date, as a condition of receiving federal preparedness  funding assistance in fiscal year 2007. This directive, in effect, has the force of regulation unless the states and local jurisdictions do not want federal preparedness funds.
    • A. 

      September 30, 2006

    • B. 

      January 1, 2006

    • C. 

      July 1, 2006

    • D. 

      September 30, 2005

  • 7. 
    Regulations affecting emergency services are generally contained in:
    • A. 

      29 CFR Part 1920

    • B. 

      29 CFR Part 1910

    • C. 

      49 CFR part 1910

    • D. 

      49 CFR Part 1920

  • 8. 
    Which regulation addresses the specifics of Respiratory Protection?
    • A. 

      OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120

    • B. 

      OSHA 29 CFR 1910.133

    • C. 

      OSHA 29 CFR 1910.134

    • D. 

      OSHA 29 CFR 1910.1030

  • 9. 
    Which Regulation addresses the specifics of Permit-Required Confined Spaces?
    • A. 

      OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120

    • B. 

      OSHA 29 CFR 1910.133

    • C. 

      OSHA 29 CFR 1910.134

    • D. 

      OSHA 29 CFR 1910.146

  • 10. 
    Which regulation addresses the specifics of the Control of Hazardous Energy (Lockout/Tagout)?
    • A. 

      OSHA 29 CFR 1910.147

    • B. 

      OSHA CFR 1910.047

    • C. 

      OSHA CFR 1910.134

    • D. 

      OSHA CFR 1910.146

  • 11. 
    Which NFPA standard outlines the minimum job performance requirements for personnel who perform the following technical rescue operations/duties: rope rescue, confined space rescue, vehicle and machinery rescue, surface water rescue, wilderness rescue, mine and tunnel rescue, and cave rescue?
    • A. 

      NFPA 1671

    • B. 

      NFPA 1006

    • C. 

      NFPA 1500

    • D. 

      NFPA 1983

  • 12. 
    A space large enough and so configured that a person can enter and perform assigned work, that has limited or restricted means for entry or exit (e.g., tanks, vessels, silos, storage bins, hoppers, vaults, and pits), and that is not designated for continuous human occupancy, is the definition of a:
    • A. 

      Technical rescue

    • B. 

      Trench

    • C. 

      Confined space

    • D. 

      An excavation

  • 13. 
    An organization established by the U.S. Congress that provides forms and structure to interstate mutual aid is:
    • A. 

      OSHA 29 CFR 1910.047

    • B. 

      Emergency Management Institute

    • C. 

      Emergency Management Assistance Act

    • D. 

      Department of Homeland Security