An ideal pocket guide for first responders during the aftermath of a chemical or nuclear terrorist attack. From evacuation distances to emergency actions to the guidelines for nerve, blister and choking agents, this book allows all responders to be on the same page, even when communications fail. Because of its ease of use and durability, this book is ideal for field use. It provides quick access to life saving information faster than any emergency response guidebook currently available. The second edition provides essential, up-to-date information on terrorism preparedness, and gives users quick access to potential signs and symptoms produced by chemical agents through a global signs and symptoms matrix chart.
Chemical Agents, Signs, and Symptoms Matrix Chart
Controlling the Scene
Isolation and Evacuation Distances
Hospital Emergency Management
Response Information for Nerve, Blister, and Choking Agents, as well as “Dirty Bombs” and Nuclear Detonation. Topics Include:
Routes of Exposure
Signs and Symptoms