A protocol for response to battery-related incidents is critical for today's firefighter. Battery-related incidents may involve something as small as a cell phone to as large as an electric vehicle. Be ready to quickly, effectively, and efficiently categorize battery-related emergencies based on battery type and incident severity. Determine the potential hazards, required PPE, and correct emergency operation tactics when arriving on the scene of a battery emergency.
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