From the Introduction This book is mostly structured around first-person interviews with nationally and locally recognized experts who have been in hazardous materials response for a number of years. To aid networking, the addresses and telephone numbers of all persons interviewed are listed at the end of each interview. The central narrative theme of the book has been to detail the actual methods, procedures, techniques, tactics, and qlessons learnedq of specific hazardous materials response teams (HMRT) drawn from a number of different categories. The object is to have readers find a ready source to provide knowledge of what a teamed, trained, and equipped HMRT uses for methods, tactics, procedures, tools, vehicles, instruments, equipment, strategies, leak/fire/spill control, prevention, remedial actions, decision making, incidents, containment, or hazards. This book answers many questions for emergency responders that they may need to know tostay alive.... 1986 requires the EPA to establish an inventory of toxic chemical emissions from owners and operators of facilities (with ten or ... ANSI/CMA Z400.1 Standard for Preparation of Material Safety Data Sheets, which, in 1993, was accepted by 126.
|Title||:||Hazardous Materials Emergencies|
|Author||:||John R. Cashman|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 1995-10-26|