TITLE

The New Normal

AUTHOR(S)
McKenna, Mike
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Apr2004, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
12906843

 

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