HazMat Exam Prep 4th Ed.
In Canada, which term is used for a substance that is included in any of the nine UN classifications of hazardous materials?
Compared to other types of incidents to which first responders are commonly called, haz mat incidents are typically ___________.
Resolved prior to arrival
Shorter in duration
Which US agency is primarily responsible to create and enforce laws designed to protect air, water and soil from contamination?
Department of Transportation
Bureau of Environmental Law
Environmental Protection Agency
Department of Agriculture
Unless adopted by an authorized agency, NFPA standards are __________.
The NFPA defines optional mission-specific competencies for which level haz mat/WMD responder?
Which is a core competency for Operations-Level haz mat responders?
Perform atmospheric monitoring
Assess the nature and extent of an incident
Victim rescue and recovery
What is the term for long-term health effects resulting from exposure to a hazardous material?
What does the T stand for in the acronym TRACEM?
A cryogen or liquefied gas will __________ when released from its container.
What is the DOT terminology for materials that are transported at extremely high temperatures?
Thermal hazard materials
Elevated temperature materials