Emergency Responder Training Manual for the Hazardous Materials Technician / Edition 1

Emergency Responder Training Manual for the Hazardous Materials Technician / Edition 1

by Center for Labor Education and Research
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471284424

ISBN-13: 9780471284420

Pub. Date: 12/28/1992

Publisher: Wiley

This straightforward training and reference source is geared to the requirements of Level III Hazardous Material Technician (HMT). It covers all areas of how to respond to emergencies involving releases or potential releases of hazardous substances.

Overview

This straightforward training and reference source is geared to the requirements of Level III Hazardous Material Technician (HMT). It covers all areas of how to respond to emergencies involving releases or potential releases of hazardous substances.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471284420
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/28/1992
Series:
Industrial Health and Safety Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
528
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.22(h) x 1.15(d)

Table of Contents

Book Introduction and Overview.

Federal Occupational Safety and Health Regulations Applicable to Emergency Response Personnel.

Incident Command System.

Hazardous Materials Terminology.

Hazard and Risk Assessment.

Site Control.

SOPs and Termination.

Sara Title III—State ERPs.

Personal Protective Equipment.

Decontaminating Personnel and Equipment.

Basic Hazardous Materials Control.

Advanced Hazardous Materials Control.

The Behavior of Chemicals.

Human Health Effects of Hazardous Materials.

Air Surveillance.

Computer Use in Emergency Response.

Mental Stress in Emergency Response.

Temperature Stress in Emergency Response.

Physical Fitness for Emergency Responders.

Exercising the Emergency Response Plan.

Index.

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