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  1. Hazmat Survival Tips : Beyond the Rule of Thumb

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    Tue, 23 Feb 2010

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  2. Hazmat Survival Tips : Preventing Damage to Underground Utilities

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    Mon, 19 Oct 2009

    textbook entitled , Hazardous Material Incidents: Surviving the Initial Response, published by PennWell. More Hazmat Survival Tips : Beyond the Rule of Thumb More Hazmat Articles More Firefighting Articles Subjects: Hazardous materials response

  1. Hazmat Survival Tips : 10 Initial Response Considerations for First Responders

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    Mon, 23 Nov 2009

    textbook entitled , Hazardous Material Incidents: Surviving the Initial Response, published by PennWell. More Hazmat Survival Tips : Beyond the Rule of Thumb More Hazmat Articles More Firefighting Articles Subjects: Hazardous materials response

  2. Hazmat Survival Tips : Detecting Possible Criminal Activity

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    Wed, 2 Mar 2011

    While operating at the scene of any incident involving hazardous materials, first responders should always ask themselves if the event could involve any type of criminal activity, Steve De Lisi writes.

  3. Hazmat Survival Tips : Using Shipping Papers during Highway Transportation Incidents

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    Tue, 29 Mar 2011

    During a highway transportation incident, shipping papers are valuable documents that can enable first responders to conduct an accurate size up, Steve De Lisi writes.

  4. Hazmat Survival Tips : 10 Resolutions to be Better Prepared During 2011

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    Tue, 18 Jan 2011

    As a firefighter, the public expects you to “be prepared. After working with first responders tasked with dealing with hazardous materials incidents, Steve De Lisi's recommendation for a New Year’s resolution for 2011 is to be better prepared for these events.

  5. Hazmat Survival Tips : Interpreting Readings from Atmospheric Monitors

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    Thu, 26 Aug 2010

    Steve De Lisi writes that firefighters must be able to correctly interpret the numerical readings provided by atmospheric monitors so that they can make informed and defensible decisions at hazmat incidents.

  6. Hazmat Survival Tips : Terrorism, Sabotage, and Accidents -- Is There a Difference?

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    Mon, 25 Oct 2010

    There are no simple solutions to responding to mass-casualty incidents, but firefighters must be prepared to respond to this type of incident, whether or not you are located in area that you believe may be a target of terrorism. Steve M. De Lisi writes about how we cannot be complacent with regard

  7. Hazmat Survival Tips : Could Today be the Next September 10?

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    Mon, 20 Sep 2010

    today be the next September 10? This article explains the need to prepare for a terrorist incident. Future " Hazmat Survival Tips : Beyond the Rule of Thumb" articles over the next several months will deal with operational issues on this topic

  8. Hazmat Survival Tips : Designing an Effective Hazardous Materials Exercise

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    Mon, 21 Apr 2008

    Don't wait for a real incident to test your local public safety agencies' ability to work together. Steven De Lisi writes about setting up a joint training exercise.