ADL

  1. High speed patient transportation is usually unnecessary but the 5-7% that probably require Code 3 transport include:




    A. Uncontrolled hemorrhage
  2. The ambulance driver's primary responsibility is:




    C. Safe patient transportation
  3. You must demonstrate your ability to safely operate an ambulance to:




    B. Your employer
  4. When driving an ambulance Code 3 the driver should:




    B. Avoid passing vehicles on their right
  5. If your ambulance drivers certificate has been revoked for reckless driving, you may reapply after a period of not less than:




    A. One year
  6. You shall not drive an ambulance when your ability to operate the vehicle safely is affected by:




    D. Any of the above
  7. The ambulance driver is required to inspect the ambulance:




    B. Prior to operation
  8. Smoking in the ambulance is:




    C. Not mentioned in the regulations
  9. While driving under Code 3 exemptions, you may disobey a red stop signal only if:




    B. The ambulance speed is slowed to 15mph
  10. Although you possess an ambulance driver certificate renewed after December of last year, you may not respond to
    an emergency call:




    D. If any of the above circumstances exist
  11. Medical conditions wherein especially smooth, low speed patient transportation is preferable include:




    D. All of the above
  12. A trainee may be substituted for the qualified ambulance attendant:




    D. In none of the above instances
  13. Every ambulance driver must be trained to use all the required ambulance equipment and to assist the attendant in care of the injured:




    D. Before responding to an emergency call
  14. When ambulances are readily available from two or more services, your ambulance company may respond to a motor vehicle accident:




    A. Only upon instruction from a law-enforcement or public agency dispatcher
  15. Studies have shown that sirens on emergency vehicles do not give sufficient warnings to:




    B. Drivers of vehicles approaching on a cross street
  16. The decision to use high-speed patient transportation requires sound judgment, because such operation can:




    D. Do all of the above
  17. In order to maintain a valid ambulance driver certificate you must pass a physical examination:




    D. Every two years
  18. When a qualified attendant is not readily available, the driver of an ambulance dispatched for emergency service
    shall:




    C. Notify the dispatcher of the inability to respond
  19. The amber warning lamps on the ambulance may be displayed only:




    C. When an unusual traffic hazard exists
  20. The red warning lamps on the ambulance may be displayed:




    D. Under any of the above circumstances
  21. Responsibility for determining the mechanical safety of the ambulance rests primarily with the:




    D. Ambulance driver
  22. A tire may not be used on an ambulance when it is so worn that the tread depth in any two adjacent grooves is less
    than:




    A. 1/32 of an inch
  23. When transporting a stabilized patient, the driver should:




    A. Not exceed the posted speed limit
  24. Unless specifically exempted, a new ambulance driver must obtain a valid EMT-1(ambulance) certificate:




    A. Within one year of employment
  25. Your ambulance drivers certificate may be denied or revoked for conviction of:




    D. Any of the above
  26. conviction that has been set aside or dismissed following probation as permitted by Penal Code Section 1203.4:




    C. Is considered a conviction regardless of the dismissal
  27. Authority for the management of the scene of a traffic accident involving injuries is vested in the:




    C. Public safety agency having investigative authority
Author
andrewlee22087
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ADL
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ADL
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