With marines, it is essential in combat for every person to
have the knowledge and skill of a rifleman.
What is represented in the background of the warfare device?
"Forward...Fromthe Sea;" a surf wave crashing on the sandy beach (THE LITTORAL ZONE) where sailors have served alongside Marines as they earned their reputation "on the shores of Tripoli" and the "sands of Iwo Jima.
MCO 3500.27A is the Marine Corps order for what?
Operational Risk Management (ORM)
ORM is defined as...
a decision making tool used by people at all levels to increase our ability to make informed decisions and minimize risks to acceptable levels.
Explain the five step process of ORM?
Identify Hazards; Assessing Hazards; Making Risk Decisions; Implementing controls; Supervising
When you identify a hazard what do you begin with?
an outline or chart of the major steps in the operation.
When assessing hazards what do you determine?
the associated degree os risk in terms of probability and severity.
What step of the ORM process is it when develop risk control options, and select controls that will reduce the risk to a minimum consistent?
Making Risk decions
Measures that can be used to eliminate hazards or reduce the degree of risk?
What are the four principles of ORM?
AC/AC/ANT/MAKE; Accept risk when benefits outweigh the cost; Accept no unnecessary risk; anticipate and manage risk by planning; Make risk decisions at the right level
When must single hearing protection be worn?
when noise levels are greater than 84dBA sound level, 140 dB peak sound pressure level or greater
When must a combination of insert type and circumaural hearing protection be worn?
when noise levels exceed 104 dBA sound level
Define Hazardous material?
Any material that because of its quantity, concentration, or physical or chemical characteristics, may pose a substantial hazard to human health or the environment when incorrectly used, purposefully released, or accidently spilled.
Define Hazardous waste?
Any discarded material (liquid, solid, or gas) which meets the definintion of HM and/or is designated as a hazardous waste by the Environmental Protection agency or a state authority
What is contained on the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)?
technical bulletins containing information about materials, sucha s composition, chemical, and physical characterisitcs.