SOG 5-3

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  1. WHAT ARE THE FOUR CRITICAL AREAS WHERE LADDER FUNCTIONS MUST BE COMPLETED:
    • -THE BUILDING ROOF
    • -THE REAR OF THE FIRE BUILDING
    • -THE FIRE FLOOR
    • -THE FLOOR ABOVE THE FIRE
  2. OSHA regulations state that if "no known life hazard exist", then what?
    A two-out RIT must be established
  3. What are the only two situations may the two-in/two-out rule be broken:
    • -fire in incipient stage, PPE not required, and can be control with portable extinguisher/
    • -A "known life hazard" exists, and the rescue will immed. undertake primary search.
  4. TIC's are currently assigned to who?
    • -Battalion Commanders
    • -ladders
    • -squads
    • -QI
  5. TIC measures the varying amounts of ?
    -infrared energy(heat)
  6. TIC is capable of reading temperatures within a range of ?
    0-1100 degrees F
  7. What are the two energy bands of the TIC?
    • -lower energy band, between 0-200 degrees F
    • -upper energy band, greater than 200 degrees F
  8. On the TIC screen, what does "El" in the upper left hand corner of the display mean?
    -activation of the upper energy band.
  9. What does it mean when the image on the TIC appears red in color?
    -object is 450 degrees F or hotter.
  10. Up to what temperature is the TIC designed to withstand without damage?
    -700 degrees F
  11. How do you turn on the TIC?
    -press the right button located beneath the display screen
  12. How do you put the TIC in STAND-BY mode?
    -press and hold the right button for a few seconds, indicated by flashing green lights between the two buttons.
  13. How do you return the TIC back to active mode after being in STAND-BY mode?
    -depress right button for short period.
  14. How long does the TIC battery last?
    -up to four hours on a fully charged battery.
  15. How much battery is left when LOW BAT appears on display?
    -20%
  16. The TIC charger has lights that indicate battery status, what are they?
    -RED?
    -GREEN?
    -YELLOW?
    -FLASHING RED?
    • -RED = battery is charging
    • -GREEN = charging is complete
    • -YELLOW = battery is too hot or too cold for charging
    • -FLASHING RED = defect in battery
  17. Buildings are ventilated principally for what two reasons?
    • -prevent mushrooming, flashover and backdraft.
    • -gain and maintain entry.
  18. What are three mechanical ventilation means?
    • -positive pressure ventilation
    • -negative pressure ventilation
    • -hydraulic pressure ventilation
  19. What truck carries smoke ejectors?
    -ladder
  20. What is the best operating position to determine if a building requires ventilation and the location and timing of that ventilation?
    -interior of the structure
  21. What are the minimal tools to bring to roof for roof operations?
    • -irons
    • -trash hook
    • -radio
    • -saws with proper blade
    • -TIC
    • -water extinguisher

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SOG 5-3
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2013-04-26 05:18:55
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