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Protecting emergency responders [electronic resource] : lessons learned from terrorist attacks / Brian A. Jackson ... [et al.].

Contributor(s): Jackson, Brian A, 1972- | Rand Corporation | National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health | Science and Technology Policy Institute (Rand Corporation).
Material type: TextTextSeries: Conference proceedings (Rand Corporation): 176.Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : Rand, 2002Description: 1 online resource (xx, 89 p.).ISBN: 0833032577 (electronic bk.); 9780833032577 (electronic bk.); 9780833031495; 083303149X.Other title: Conference proceedings [At head of title:].Subject(s): Protective clothing | Industrial safety -- Congresses | Employees -- Safety measures -- Congresses | TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Fire Science | Electronic books | Protective Devices -- United States -- Congresses | Emergency Medical Technicians -- United States -- Congresses | Occupational Health -- United States -- Congresses | Rescue Work -- United States -- Congresses | Risk Management -- United States -- Congresses | Terrorism -- United States -- CongressesGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Protecting emergency responders.DDC classification: 628.9/2 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Preface; Executive Summary; Acknowledgments; Acronyms and Abbreviations; Chapter One: INTRODUCTION; Chapter Two: THE TERRORIST INCIDENTS; Chapter Three: PERFORMANCE AND AVAILABILITY OF PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT; Chapter Four: INFORMATION AND TRAINING; Chapter Five: SITE MANAGEMENT FOR PERSONAL PROTECTION; Chapter Six: RECOMMENDATIONS FOR MOVING FORWARD; Chapter Seven: CONCLUDING REMARKS; Appendix A:; Appendix B:; Appendix C:; Appendix D:;
Summary: Based on a 2001 conference held in New York City that looked at ways of improving health and safety for emergency workers who respond to terrorist attacks. It is intended for managers and decisionmakers to help them understand the working and safety environment associated with such attacks.
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Preface; Executive Summary; Acknowledgments; Acronyms and Abbreviations; Chapter One: INTRODUCTION; Chapter Two: THE TERRORIST INCIDENTS; Chapter Three: PERFORMANCE AND AVAILABILITY OF PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT; Chapter Four: INFORMATION AND TRAINING; Chapter Five: SITE MANAGEMENT FOR PERSONAL PROTECTION; Chapter Six: RECOMMENDATIONS FOR MOVING FORWARD; Chapter Seven: CONCLUDING REMARKS; Appendix A:; Appendix B:; Appendix C:; Appendix D:;

Based on a 2001 conference held in New York City that looked at ways of improving health and safety for emergency workers who respond to terrorist attacks. It is intended for managers and decisionmakers to help them understand the working and safety environment associated with such attacks.

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