Fire Prevention Questions and Answers

Fire Prevention Questions and Answers

  1. Which of the following activities are considered “hot work”?

a. Welding
b. Cutting
c. Grinding Ferrous Metals
d. All of the Above

  1. The three elements needed for a fire include:

a. Fuel
b. Oxygen
c. Heat
d. All of the Above

  1. The acronym for proper use of a fire extinguisher is:

d. None of the Above

True or False:

  1. __________ Fire extinguishers should be inspected monthly and serviced annually by a third party.

  2. __________ Air pressurized water extinguishers (APW) are suitable for electrical fires.

  3. __________ Fire watch should be performed during and after all hot work activities.

  4. __________ Class A fires involve flammable liquids.

  5. __________ Employees who may be expected to use a portable fire extinguisher need to be trained.

  6. __________ One should never fight a fire if their safety is in question.

  7. __________ If possible, hot work should be moved or performed in areas with less hazard potential.

Answers -

  1. D
  2. D
  3. B
  4. T
  5. F
  6. T
  7. F (ordinary combustibles)
  8. T
  9. T
  10. T

Source - Progressive Safety Services LLC