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... 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.
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... 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.
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... 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.

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