The New Normal

McKenna, Mike
April 2004
Fire Chief;Apr2004, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p62
Trade Publication
Focuses on the need of fire departments to implement adequate respiratory protection programs for firefighters in emergencies involving weapons of mass destruction in the U.S. Inadequacy of currently available protective clothing or respiratory protection devices for firefighters; Problems arising from the use of facepieces; Need for implementing a system that provides firefighters safety without relying on structural protective clothing. INSETS: WHY GAS MASKS?;FIT TESTING.


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