Hi im new here. Im on two fire depts We are small country towns. We are starting to see a lot more of these hybrids in our towns. Does any one out there have any advice on these types of mva's?

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1. Identify vehicle type
A. Badging, Placards, decals, dash lights, orange or blue cables

2. Size up scene 360 degrees
A. Fuel leak/vapors

3. Immobilize vehicle
A. Chocks, pull tire stems

4. Passenger compartment
A. Set park brake
B. power off vehicle (reposition power seats, unlock
Doors, windows down)
C. Remove keys &smart keys (smart keys 15 ft away from car)
D. Check instrument panel that car is off

5. Cut 12 volt negative cable in two places

Hi Eric Hamlett,
My name is John K Johnson of Fully Involved Training, LLC. My company and I specialize in teaching Fire, Police, EMS, and Tow Truck operators the hidden dangers in Hybrid Electric and Electric Hybrid. Please feel free to contact me at (919) 524-3935 or email fullyinvolvedtraining.com. I also teach Advanced Extrication involving these type of vehicles and more.
Thanks John Johnson


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