Extrication: NFPA EV Resource Library Whats Available to First Responders Today

10/15/2012
By Jason Emery As the demand for hybrid and electric vehicles (EVs) continues to grow, it's important for first responders to understand what informational resources are available to them. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is leading the way by compiling information in one easy location at www.evsafetytraining.org. One of the best sources of information is the vehicle's emergency response guides as prepared by the manufacturers. These are all available for download as PDFs on the site's resource page. Additionally, the NFPA is in the process of creating Emergency Field Guides (EFGs) for each of these vehicles. These field guides are designed to be single-page, double-sided &...

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