RUN for the BORDER

DeChant, Chris
June 2004
Fire Chief;Jun2004, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p52
Trade Publication
Discusses the role of the Metropolitan Medical Response System (MMRS) program, a government initiative designed to aid first responders at a public health crisis of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) event in the U.S. Benefit of the program to increase the WMD preparation and responsibility of fire departments; Significance of early recognition of WMD in activating MMRS resources; Challenges faced by the implementation of the MMRS.


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