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FIRE WARDEN [3 records]

Record 1 2005-11-09

English

Subject field(s)
  • Occupation Names (General)
  • Brush, Prairie and Forest Fires
  • Fire Prevention
DEF

A forest fire protection officer.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Désignations des emplois (Généralités)
  • Incendies de végétation
  • Prévention des incendies
OBS

Glossaire de termes employés en protection des forêts contre le feu, CNR, sept. 1965.

OBS

Pluriel : des garde-feux ou des garde-feu.

OBS

garde-feux (pl.) : Cette graphie, puisée des Rectifications de l'orthographe recommandées par le Conseil supérieur de la langue française, est attestée dans le Petit Robert (2004).

Spanish

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Record 2 2000-06-09

English

Subject field(s)
  • Fire Safety
DEF

[one who] processes to nearest fire extinguisher in area, attempts to quench or control the fire and assists in other area.

DEF

A person assigned to be in an area for the specific purpose of notifying the fire department of an emergency, preventing a fire from occurring, extinguishing small fires, or protecting the public from fire or life safety dangers.

CONT

Cutting and welding operations should be by permit only and rigidly supervised by fire guards equipped with extinguishers and asbestos blankets.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Sécurité incendie
DEF

Personne assignée à un secteur dans le but précis d'aviser le service des incendies en cas d'urgence, d'éviter les incendies, d'éteindre les petits incendies ou de protéger le public des dangers associés au feu ou autres.

OBS

gardien d'incendie : terme et définition uniformisés par le Groupe de travail de terminologie du génie.

CONT

agent de sécurité-incendie du secteur.

Spanish

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Record 3 1988-09-14

English

Subject field(s)
  • Occupation Names (General)
  • Security
  • Protection of Life
DEF

[one who] leads all personnel within his assigned area via the safest exit route.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Désignations des emplois (Généralités)
  • Sécurité
  • Sécurité des personnes

Spanish

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