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USFA Shares Recommendations on PPE Selection and Use for First Responders Dealing with Ebola Hazards

The InterAgency Board (IAB) released on October 24 recommendations related to selection and use of personal protective equipment (PPE) for first responders against Ebola exposure hazards. These recommendations build on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s PPE information and provide more detailed information on the selection and use of PPE based upon the risk of exposure.

You can download these recommendations from the IAB’s Web site HERE (PDF, 623 KB).

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