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Main Title HAZMAT guide for first responders /
Author Madigan, Michael L.,
Publisher CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group,
Year Published 2017
Call Number T55.3.H3M2275 2017
ISBN 9781315230795; 9781351863131; 9781351863117
Subjects Hazardous substances--Safety measures--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; First responders--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Emergency management--Handbooks, manuals, etc
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Collation 1 online resource
Due to license restrictions, this resource is available to EPA employees and authorized contractors only
Contents Notes
chapter 1. What is a hazardous material responder? -- chapter 2. Hazardous placard material specifications and requirements -- chapter 3. Types of contamination -- chapter 4. Introduction to decontamination methods and procedures -- chapter 5. Globally harmonized system of classification and labeling of chemicals -- chapter 6. Hazardous material response equipment -- chapter 8. Biological hazards -- chapter 9. Hazardous materials apparatus and detection equipment -- chapter 10. Hazardous materials response training requirements and standards : standard for competence of responders to hazardous materials/weapons of mass destruction incidents -- chapter 11. Container recognition -- chapter 12. Meth labs -- chapter 13. Explosives and improvised explosive device (homemade explosives) -- chapter 14. Emergency management, mass casualty, and mass fatality -- chapter 15. Confined space -- chapter 16. Hazardous waste -- chapter 17. Laboratory glassware -- chapter 18. The future of emergency management -- chapter 19. National Information Management System and Incident Command System.