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Anchor slings are high strength nylon webbed straps with D-rings on both ends used to quickly set a strong anchor. Anchor slings have a maximum working load of ______ lbs.
10,000 lbs.
The element of a knot formed by simply bending the rope back on itself while keeping the sides parallel is known as ______.
a bight
Firefighters assigned to ladder truck are assigned to the ___ unit.
Landing Zone Unit:
Rescue tope is _______ (description of rope).
200 ft. x 5/8 in. yellow rope with a blue tracer
____ are first responders that make the initial contact with the victim(s) on a roof or at an above-grade incident and help assess the best location for aerial apparatus placement.
Roof Top Unit
The bridle consists of a metal “O” ring and four high strength nylon webbed straps, each with self-locking snaps. Stokes bridle is rated at _____ lbs.
6000
______ monitors the operation of the Stokes basket and the feeding of the rescue rope through the brake tube as the aerial ladder raises the Stokes basket to the roof
Senior Captain
____ will provide a brief narrative report, within seven calendar days of the incident, to the TRT office (Old Station 15) after each actual emergency use of the rescue rope explaining the nature of the emergency and the type or types of rescue involved.
Senior Captain
The E-One ladder is pinned at the third section (pin in rear position) so the waterway and nozzle will not interfere with the rescue rope. Extend the ladder _____.
five to six rungs or approximately 15 ft. while aerial ladder is still bedded.
The Ferrara ladder has an electric switch that indicates either “Water Tower” or “Rescue” located in the turntable control box. Select “Rescue” so the waterway and nozzle will not interfere with the rescue rope. Extend the ladder until the rungs align at the ____ indicator.
50 ft.
The E-One ladder pulley system will be pinned to the fly section at the _____ rungs.
first and second
The Ferrara ladder pulley system will be pinned at ______.
the first and second rungs of the white fly section prior to the yellow replaceable aerial tip
On a Pierce System, the mounting brackets for the pulley system are attached to the side aerial braces located between the ______.
first and second rungs on the red fly section tip
Tie a _____ in the end of the rescue rope.
"Figure 8 on a Bight" with an "Overhand Safety Knot"
There are four squares in the Stokes basket railing, two on each side, approximately ____ from both ends.
16 in.
The two guide ropes will be tied off on the ends of the Stokes basket. A _____ or _____ will be used to tie the guide ropes then secured with an Overhand Safety knot below and in contact with the knot.
A Bowline on a Bight or Clove Hitch
The anchor slings for the _____ ladder will be around the K-brace "Notch" at the base of the aerial railing. Pass one "D" ring through the ladder at the notch from outside to inside. Take the outside "D" ring, pass it through the inside "D" ring (Girth), and adjust the slack back to the support member of the notch.
E-One and Pierce
The Ferrara ladder anchor slings will be secured to the bed section of the top aerial railing at the _____ ft. indicator. This means the "D" rings will be placed parallel (Basket) to each other after being secured to a support member of the bed section.
50
The ______ anchor slings will be secured to the bed section of the top aerial railing at the 50 ft. indicator. This means the "D" rings will be placed parallel (Basket) to each other after being secured to a support member of the bed section.
Ferrara ladder
The Ferrara ladder anchor slings will be secured to _______. This means the "D" rings will be placed parallel (Basket) to each other after being secured to a support member of the bed section.
the bed section of the top aerial railing at the 50 ft. indicator.
The Ferrara ladder anchor slings will be secured to the bed section of the top aerial railing at the 50 ft. indicator. This means the "D" rings will be placed ______ to each other after being secured to a support member of the bed section.
parallel (Basket)
The anchor slings for the E One and Pierce ladder will be around the K-brace "Notch" at the base of the aerial railing. Pass one "D" ring through the ladder at the notch from outside to inside. Take the outside "D" ring, pass it _______ and adjust the slack back to the support member of the notch.
through the inside "D" ring (Girth),
The spines of the carabiners should be facing ____ and the gates should be facing ____.
up

down
The rescue rope should be _____ the anchor sling system
above
Hold the brake tube system about ______ the aerial until entire Stokes basket system is raised under load
one foot above
Raise the ladder ____ feet above the ground and stop to visualize the entire system
three
As the aerial ladder extends the Stokes basket to the desire location, feed slack through the brake tube to allow the basket to ride about ____ under the tip of the ladder.
10 ft.
After the Roof Top Unit has secured the victim in the Stokes basket, the Turntable Unit will tie the brake tube off by adding two more wraps (front to back) for a total
of ____wraps (Two half wraps, three full wraps) and close gate.
five
Pull ____ feet of rope to form a bight and push the bight through the metal triangle that supports the brake tube carabiners towards your load.
three
Under direction from ______, the Turntable Unit will raise the ladder in order to clear obstructions and then rotates the ladder over the predetermined landing zone.
the Roof Top Unit,
A victim with airway compromise or needing CPR should be delivered to the landing zone with _____.
a tower
Required PPE for all members operating at the scene will be a minimum of ______.
helmet, eye protection and gloves.
Ladder/towers are not to be deployed in winds greater than _____.
35 MPH
Any drops of metal hardware over three feet will require that equipment to be removed from service, tagged “DROPPED”, and turned in to _____.
Supply
Any drops of metal hardware over ____ feet will require that equipment to be removed from service, tagged “DROPPED”, and turned in to Supply.
three
Any drops of metal hardware over three feet will require that equipment to be removed from service, tagged _____, and turned in to Supply.
DROPPED
Field training equipment is marked with _____.
two yellow stripes.
All training shall be logged on the employee’s training report and in Altaris ______ For Guideline review use code GL0077.
(Code LD0024)
All training shall be logged on the employee’s training report and in Altaris (Code LD0024) For Guideline review use ____.
code GL0077.
Rolls of two and one half inch hose are acceptable. However, the maximum load shall not exceed _____ lbs. (four rolls of two and one half inch hose).
200
3-inch forged O-ring is rated for ______
(25,000 lbs.)
4-Point Bridle system strength is ______
6000 lbs.
Super-heavy duty anchor sling is rated for ____ lbs
16,000
5/8 inch blue water-rope has a ______ breaking strength
12,000 lbs. breaking strength.
General use carabiners are rated for ______ lbs.
10,000 lbs.
The Stokes basket, bridle, rescue rope and all associated hardware shall be inspected on ______.
the first apparatus day of each month.
Store the bridle in ______ and place it in Stokes basket.
the issued mesh bag
Wash the bridle with ______.
clean cool water and mild dishwashing liquid, if necessary
The bridle, which is the heart of the operation, shall be checked ______.
every apparatus day.
After extending the aerial about _____ while the ladder is bedded, the E/O shall take both the pulley system and rescue rope to the tip of the aerial.
15 ft.
______ will set the anchor slings in the approved manner (E-One, Pierce, or Ferrara), apply the brake tube and ensure the rope is above the anchor system.
The E/O and Senior Captain