This book evolved from the course developed at the U.S. Department of Labor's National Mine, Health, and Safety Academy to develop the legislation that eventually became 29 CFR 1910.120.
Fundamentals of Hazardous Materials Incidents offers the reader a basic understanding of the principles involved in toxicology, federal regulations, respiratory protection, personal protective equipment, radiation, environmental considerations, industrial hygiene sampling, site safety, and chemically resistant suits. Thousands of people have been trained using this manual, now revised and available for the first time in hardcover format. The book is essential for identifying potential problems at hazardous waste sites, covers diverse topics throughout the area of hazardous materials response, and is ideal for training courses to meet 29 CFR 1910.120 requirements. Quantity discounts available.
"Provides an excellent introduction for waste site workers and first responders." es an excellent introduction for waste site workers and first responders."
Number Of Pages: 472
Published: 1st January 1991
Publisher: CRC PR INC
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 24.13 x 15.19 x 1.6
Weight (kg): 0.41
Edition Number: 1