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1/4" past fingertips. clean and well manicured
max of 3 at any 1 time
not wear while on duty
only 1 may be worn. it shall be worn under the uniform shirt and not visible
in addition to wristwatches, one wrist bracelet may be worn but no wider than 1" and not present a safety hazzard
hair shall not interfere with___. shall not cover more than___and shall not ___
- the use of protective or safety equipment
- the top half of the ear
- touch the eyebrows
if hair is longer than___below the top of the collar it must be secured back.
shall not hang more than___below the top of the collar of the house shirt
visible tattoos cannot be _,_, distract from the professional appearance, or interfere with on-duty actions and responsibilities. Excessive tattoos (___) shall not be exposed or visible
- obscene, offensive
- 25% of the exposed body part and those above the collarbone or readily visible when wearing an open collar
Mayday is for when a member becomes_,_,_, or in any way needs immediate assitance while operating in a hazardous environment
lost, trapped, or injured
upon recognition of mayday call, Command will announce "__"
- AIR SUPPLY
- ESCAPE PLAN
others not involved in mayday rescue will switch to alternate channel__
wear white shirt with blue options on weekends and holidays or when approved by the chief
chief officer/admin personnel
house uniform shall be worn__
whenever the FF is outside of the station betw. 0830-1700 and during inspections, classes, mtgs, tours, and when meeting with the public
exceptions to house shirt
- hydrant inspections
- station/yard maint
- -worn as the supervisor directs betw. 1700-0830
fire chief collar insignia
5 gold crossed bugles
deputy chief collar insignia
4 gold brossed bugles
BC collar insignia
captain collar insignia
- 2 gold crossed bugles
- 2 gold parallel bugles
additional items allowed per year:
contract betw. city. co., and/or special district where they work independently but pool resources during large events
joint powers agreement
NFPA standard for dispatch
provides a single answering point for emergency calls
allows dispatch to see phone # and address of caller
what is the difference betw primary and secondary PSAP?
primary handles LE calls
LESS URGENT RESPONSE CALLS (non emergency)
"urgent transimssions" is called out for what kind of situations?
- non threatening injury to FF
- change in operations
- structural problems
- loss of water
- fire discovered
- delay that occurs
what is PAS?
personnel accountability system. nametags used for tracking
what are the 3 levels of PAS?
- 1-shift change
- 2-working fires
- 3-multiple companies-accountability officer handles
simplest form of conventional radio system. 1 channel for initiating and receiveing traffic
simplex or direct
multiple users can transmit at the same time. dispatch can transmit and receive at the same time but users cant
2 frequencies can be active all the time. dispatch can transmit and receive simultaneously
readjusts frequencies used for conversation. doesnt require a dedicated channel. uses data or control channel system
predefined users of trunked system
permanently mounted radios on apparatus
FD must provide hearing protection at what level?
transmitting and receiving functions are combined in mobile and protable radios. called ___
7 steps to scientific method
- ID problem
- define problem
- collect data
- analyze data
- develop hypothesis
- test hypothesis
- select final hypothesis
arson fires aka_
tangible physical evidence
evidence in written form
data based on observation or experience
michigan v taylor
warrant not needed
EO #1 SLC has a strong commitment to_ _ _
equal employment opportunity
3 types of sex harrasment-when it_
1. condition of employment 2. used as basis for decision making regarding employee 3. interferes w/ work
potential harassment situations:
display of _ _
- inappropriate materials
- physical contact
who can you report harasment to?
- any supervisor
- city attorney
what are the classifications of fire?
destruction of evidence so that another interested party cant have access to it
trasport vehicles should be considered a _
measures the quantity of electrons moving through a conductor in 1 sec
responsible for moving electrons through a conductor (compared to pressure)
nordstrum valve turns_
1/8 of a turn
hose loads:2.5" rear preconnected
how many high rises packs
corona is what?
- 4 x 50'
- 1.75" x 100'
- 1" x 200'
occurs when bldg is cooler that outside. smoke goes down
reverse stack effect
high rise arrival concerns
- ID fire floor
- attack w/ at least 3 companies
- life safety
- water supply
- size up of fire floor and 1 above
where is staging located in high rise?
outside HZ. min. of 200' location with easy access
who is located in resourse?
medical and RIT
time betw. inital alarm and when FFs are on floor ready to attack
tactical priorities of high rise
- FF safety
- Rx: Protect Life(find, evacuate, shelter)
- control of incident
- protperty conservation
stairways with roof hatches and scittles are used for:
stairways w/out the roof openings are used for:
3 systems to control in high rise
- fire suppression system
at what involvement may command abandon direct attack and prepare for deluge of 2 upper floors?
functions of truckies
- force entry
- gain access
- support engine ops
3 alarm consists of:
_DC or AC
- 2 BCs
- 4 engine (total of 12)
- 2 trucks (total of 6)
- 1 heavy rx (total of 2)
confirmed working fire by units on scene
report of fire, visible smoke, confirming calls
possible smoke in high rise. semll of smoke, mo visible fire, no confirming calls
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