HazMat Safety

What To Do in the First 10 Minutes
Nov 12 2021
12:45 - 13:45
Cascade A-B

HazMat Safety

Every response has the potential to involve a hazardous material.  Whether it’s an accident in the home, an industrial accident, or something illegal such as drug labs or overdose, the risk to responders is ever-present.

This session will cover tips and tricks that will help manage the critical first 10 minutes of any incident.  It will include how to use clues that can help indicate that hazardous materials may be involved, methods to identify the severity of the hazard, methods for protecting crews, patients, and bystanders.