Skip to main content

Currently Skimming:


Pages 13-15

The Chapter Skim interface presents what we've algorithmically identified as the most significant single chunk of text within every page in the chapter.
Select key terms on the right to highlight them within pages of the chapter.


From page 13...
... 13 The following three case studies serve to illustrate the current emergency response situation at transit agencies. CASE STUDY I This transit agency serves a major city and has hundreds of CNG buses in its fleet.
From page 14...
... 14 As firefighters arrive and size up a situation, they recognize that this is a vehicle fire, that no buildings are involved, and determine whether the occupants of the vehicle have been evacuated. Most commonly, vehicle fires involve automobiles.
From page 15...
... 15 • If it is possible to get the hood open, the fire will get a fresh supply of air and is very likely to flare up in the faces of the firefighters. Also, fluid-filled containers may explode in their faces.

Key Terms



This material may be derived from roughly machine-read images, and so is provided only to facilitate research.
More information on Chapter Skim is available.