Crossword Puzzler


CarolinaFireJournal - By Caroline M. Schloss
By Caroline M. Schloss
07/07/2021 -

ACROSS

1 Crews often use the ___ up, or leap frogging method to construct a scratch line

5 The four divisions of psychological stress can be categorized: acute, cumulative, ___ and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

6 Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services (abbr)

10 The basic constituent of any thermal imaging camera is the IR sensors. The cameras use IR sensors to emit IR ___ and locate the heat

11 ___ Positioning Sensor

13 There are many apps available for cell phone use in

HAZMAT situations, ERG 2020 is the app version of the

2020 DOT Emergency ___ Guidebook

15 GPS tracking systems can help speed the emergency

response to improve ___ and efficiency

16 thermal imaging camera (abbr)

17 “Low ___” rescue evolutions are those revolutions that are basically performed upon slopes less than vertical; ranging from 15 degrees up to about 67.5 degrees slope or grade

18 Detection systems are designed to respond and transmit signals through electrical impulses, pneumatic pressure changes, hydraulic changes or ___ activation

22 When a victim requires extrication identify what is actually pinned and choose the proper ___ point

24 ETM; Electronic ___ Monitoring

 

DOWN

1 These transfusion products need to be stored at 1º to 6º celsius

2 Commission on Accreditation of ___ Transport Systems

4 Basic organizational behavior must be customer centered in order to maintain public ___

6 The personality profile of the emergency service worker is one that is action-oriented tainted with the concept of ___

7 Partition placed in vehicular or aircraft water tanks to reduce shifting of the water load when starting, stopping, or turning

8 Minimum Impact Suppression Tactics (abbr)

9 CAAS standards are designed to increase operational efficiency and clinical quality, while decreasing risk and liability to the organization

12 In vehicle extrication when the area of pinning is under the side wall of the vehicle, the ___lifting approach is optimal, providing a clean upward movement of the load with very little shifting or rolling

14 Concentrations of surface fuels are also called ___ of fuel

19 Thermal imaging cameras can be used in various places and can be used to detect a person with the help of their body ___

20 Rule of ___ has been used when referring to reference materials used for hazardous materials research

21 Heat Release Rate (abbr)

23 Natural gas, propane, butane, hydrogen, acetylene, and carbon monoxide are examples of ___ fuels

Answers
on page 46

Caroline M. Schloss is a current member of the Knotts Island Volunteer Fire Dept., Currituck County Fire/EMS, Virginia Beach CERT VA., Currituck County CERT, National Association of Search and Rescue, Project Lifesaver VA.
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