PCV Test - 24

PCV Test - 24
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PCV Test - 24

Question 1 of 20

How should you care for a passenger who’s in shock?

Give them liquids

Keep them moving

Encourage them to sleep

Keep them warm

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Question 2 of 20

You arrive at the scene of an incident. How should you deal with someone who is hysterical?

Talk to them quietly and firmly

Let them wander off to calm down

Restrain them physically

Shout loudly to get their attention

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Question 3 of 20

Your bus hits a low railway bridge. Nobody is injured. When and to whom should you report the incident?

Immediately to your employer

Within 24 hours to the railway authority

Within seven days to the police

Immediately to the railway authority

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Question 4 of 20

You're driving a coach carrying elderly people. You arrive at the scene of an incident. What should you do if the emergency services have already arrived?

Ask your passengers to find out what is happening

Don't tell your passengers anything in case you upset them

Leave your passengers on the bus and see what is happening yourself

Tell your passengers what is happening without upsetting them

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Question 5 of 20

There's been an incident. What can you do to help a driver who's suffering from shock?

Give them a drink

Offer them a cigarette

Ask who caused the collision

Reassure them confidently

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Question 6 of 20

You're the first person to arrive at an incident where people are badly injured. What's the first thing you should do?

Switch on your own hazard warning lights

Contact the local radio station to tell them about the incident

Try and get people who are injured to drink something

Move the people who are injured clear of their vehicles

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Question 7 of 20

You've been involved in an incident and damaged some property. What should you do if nobody else is present and your vehicle is still roadworthy?

Stop, then report the accident to the police within 24 hours

Leave the scene. Do not report the accident if there are no witnesses

Stop, then report the accident to the police after 48 hours

Leave the scene. Do not report the accident if there were no injuries

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Question 8 of 20

At an incident, a casualty is unconscious but still breathing. Why would you move them?

Because an ambulance is on its way

Because bystanders advise you to

Because there is further danger

Because they look uncomfortable

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Question 9 of 20

Your engine catches fire. What should you do before attempting to put the fire out?

Shut off the fuel supply

Open the engine housing wide

Drive to the nearest fire station

Empty the air tanks

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Question 10 of 20

You're driving through a congested tunnel. What should you do if you have to stop?

Stop very close to the vehicle in front to save space

Ignore any message signs as they're never up to date

Keep a safe distance from the vehicle in front

Put your headlights on full beam

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Question 11 of 20

What must you do if you're involved in a traffic incident?

Drive on for help

Inform the police within seven days

Stop at the scene

Drive to the nearest police station

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Question 12 of 20

What should you do first to help someone who's unconscious at the scene of an incident?

Try to get them to drink water

Look for any witnesses

Take the numbers of any vehicles involved

Check that they are breathing

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Question 13 of 20

You're at the scene of an incident. What does it mean if there's a plain orange rectangle displayed on one of the vehicles?

It's carrying dangerous goods

It's carrying a First Aid kit

It's carrying medical supplies

It's unladen

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Question 14 of 20

You're at the scene of an incident. What would suggest someone is suffering from shock?

A flushed complexion

Being alert

Rapid shallow breathing

Being very hungry

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Question 15 of 20

What's the first thing you should try to do if your vehicle catches fire while you're driving through a tunnel?

Drive out of the tunnel

Stop at the side of the tunnel

Stop and put out the fire

Stop and leave the vehicle immediately

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Question 16 of 20

What should you do if you're the first person to arrive at the scene of an incident?

Warn other traffic to prevent further collisions

Take photographs of the scene

Offer a calming cigarette to those involved

Ask everyone who isn't injured to leave

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Question 17 of 20

You're at an incident. Why may it be harmful to move a casualty?

You could damage your back

You could get blood on your hands

You could be accused of an assault

You could cause more injury

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Question 18 of 20

At an incident, a casualty has stopped breathing. How could you help them?

By opening their airway

By tilting their head as far forward as possible

By raising their legs

By giving them something to drink

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Question 19 of 20

You're driving through a tunnel. What should you do if your vehicle breaks down?

Switch on hazard warning lights

Remain in your vehicle

Wait for the police to find you

Rely on CCTV cameras seeing you

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Question 20 of 20

You arrive at the scene of an incident. The emergency services have already been called. A pedestrian is bleeding heavily from a leg wound, but their leg isn't broken. What could you do to help them?

Dab the wound to stop the bleeding

Give them some painkiller tablets

Apply firm pressure to the wound

Fetch them a warm drink

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