CORE MANUAL EMERGENCY 09

  1. 1. Which statement about emergency response
    planning is true?

    The main reason to have an emergency
    response plan is to reduce economic losses.

    The first person to contact in an
    emergency is an attorney.

    It is important to make a detailed report
    of what took place before, during, and
    after the incident.
    • C. It is important to make a detailed report
    • of what took place before, during, and
    • after the incident.
  2. 2. What is the backbone of any emergency response plan?

    Outlining the sequence of actions to take
    in a crisis.

    Knowing where labels and SDSs are kept.

    Having a designated emergency responder.
    A. Outlining the sequence of actions to takein a crisis.
  3. 3. In addition to an emergency response plan, which of the following will further reduce the risk of a pesticide fire?

    Store pesticides close to a heat source to
    prevent freezing.

    Keep a fire-detection system in the
    storage area.

    Post the storage area with a warning sign.
    B. Keep a fire-detection system in the storage area.
  4. 4. Which is a recommended action to take in the event of a pesticide fire?

    Construct berms to contain contaminated
    runoff water.

    Enter the storage facility and remove as
    much pesticide as possible.

    Try to extinguish the fire before calling
    911.
    A. Construct berms to contain contaminated runoff water.
  5. 5. Which is an appropriate action to take in the
    event of a pesticide spill?

    Take a “time out” to read your emergency
    response plan.

    Call 911 only if the spill has a chance of
    entering surface water.

    Put on the appropriate PPE before
    responding to the spill.
    C. Put on the appropriate PPE before responding to the spill.
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CORE MANUAL EMERGENCY 09
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CORE MANUAL EMERGENCY 09
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