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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Recommended practice for responding to hazardous materials incidents.
Publisher National Fire Protection Association,
Year Published 2002
Report Number NFPA 471-2002
OCLC Number 52006981
Subjects Hazardous waste management industry--Personnel--Standards. ; Incident command systems--Standards. ; Emergency management--Standards. ; Core competencies--Standards. ; Hazardous substances--Accidents--Standards. ; Hazardous substances--Health aspects--Standards.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EOBM  RA1224.5.R4 2002 NEIC Library/Denver,CO 10/28/2013
Edition 2002 ed.
Collation 25 p. : forms ; 28 cm.
Caption title. "This edition of NFPA 471, Recommended Practice for Responding to Hazardous Materials Incidents, was prepared by the Technical Committee on Hazardous Materials Response Personnel and acted on by NFPA at its November Association Technical Meeting Held November 10-14, 2001, in Dallas, TX. It was issued by the Standards Council on January 11, 2002, and supersedes all previous editions." "This edition of NFPA 471 was approved as an American National Standard on January 31, 2002." Includes bibliographical reference (p. 4) and index. "NFPA-471-2002."
Contents Notes
The purpose of this document is to outline the minimum requirements that should be considered when dealing with responses to hazardous materials incidents and to specify operating guidelines for responding to hazardous materials incidents. It is not the intent of this recommended practice to restrict any jurisdiction from using more stringent guidelines.