Lang, Erin
December 2006
Fire Chief;Dec2006, Vol. 50 Issue 12, p54
Trade Publication
The article reports on the need for first responders to have radiation detection technologies to meet the challenges in hazardous environments. Understanding the differences in equipment can improve the likelihood of a quick and successful response and minimize risk to both responders and those in the vicinity of an event. Firefighters need fast-responding detectors to alert them in the presence of radioactive material.


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