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  1. This level shall apply to individuals who identify hazards, use equipment, and apply limited techniques specified in this standard to perform technical rescue operations.
    Level I
  2. This level shall apply to individuals who identify hazards, use equipment, and apply advanced techniques specified in this standard to perform technical rescue operations. (page 3)
    Level II
  3. “Excellence is an art won by training and habituation.” was said by whom
    Aristotle
  4. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), in the United States, an average of _____ motor vehicle collisions have occurred each year since 1998
    6 million
  5. ___________ is the application of knowledge, skills, and equipment to safely resolve unique and/or complex rescue situations.
    technical rescue
  6. ________ is defined as the process of removing a trapped victim from a vehicle or machinery.
    Extrication
  7. __________ is the spreading, cutting, or removal of a vehicle and/or machinery away from trapped or injured victims.
    Disentanglement
  8. ________ are typically developed to provide guidance on the performance of processes, products, individuals, or organizations.
    Standards
  9. Where not officially adopted, standards can be viewed as generally ________.
    accepted practice
  10. Once a standard is adopted, it takes on the ____ of _____.
    force of law
  11. ______, Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications
    NFPA 1001
  12. Level I rescue skills for vehicle and machinery rescue apply to those incidents that involve _______ and _________.
    • common passenger vehicles,
    • simple small machinery
  13. Common passenger vehicles are defined as _____ or ________ passenger and commercial vehicles commonly
    light- or medium- duty
  14. ____________ is considered to be equipment or machinery that can be disassembled simply or that is constructed of lightweight materials, presenting simple hazards, which the rescuers can control.
    Small machinery
  15. ____________ is a type of vehicle that may be used for transporting passengers or goods.
    commercial vehicle
  16. _________ rescue skills for vehicle and machinery rescues apply to those incidents where commercial or heavy vehicles are involved, complex extrication processes are applied, multiple uncommon concurrent hazards are present, or heavy machinery or more than digital entrapment of a victim is involved.
    Level II
  17. NFPA 1670 ,
    Standard on Operations and Training for Technical Search and Rescue Incidents
  18. _______, Standard for Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents .
    NFPA 472
  19. Each of the specialties in NFPA 1670 includes three response levels—

    TOA
    awareness level, operations level, and technician level.
  20. The _________ level represents the minimum capability of organizations that provide response to technical search and rescue incidents.
    awareness

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