Tools & Training

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Sep 30, 2019
New Illicit Drug Tool-Kit for First Responders

https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/updates/upd-09-30-19.html

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) this month released a new virtual Tool-Kit and provides resources to help keep these workers safe when arriving on scene where illicit drugs, including fentanyl, are present or suspected to be present.

Source: NIOSH

Oct 31, 2017
Emergency Responder Health Monitoring and Surveillance (ERHMS)™

https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/erhms/erhms-info-manager.html?s_cid=3ni7d2-pr-erhmsim-09052017

ERHMS Info Manager™ is a custom built software product that emergency responder organizations can use to implement the Emergency Responder Health Monitoring and Surveillance (ERHMS™) framework.

Source: NIOSH

Jan 29, 2017
Community Emergency Response Teams

https://www.fema.gov/community-emergency-response-teams

Welcome to the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) webpage. Here you can find resources, training and information about the CERT Program.

Source: FEMA

Jan 29, 2017
Emergency Management Institute Distance Learning

https://training.fema.gov/is/

The Emergency Management Institute (EMI) offers self-paced courses designed for people who have emergency management responsibilities and the general public.

Source: FEMA

Jan 29, 2017
Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG)

http://phmsa.dot.gov/hazmat/library/erg

Access the most recent version of the Emergency Response Guidebook from this site provided by Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration.

Source: PHMSA

Jan 29, 2017
WebWISER

https://webwiser.nlm.nih.gov/getHomeData.do

WISER is a system designed to assist emergency responders in hazardous material incidents. WISER provides a wide range of information on hazardous substances, including substance identification support, physical characteristics, human health information, and containment and suppression advice.

Source: NLM

Jan 29, 2017
NOAA's Chemical Reactivity Worksheet

http://response.restoration.noaa.gov/reactivityworksheet

The Chemical Reactivity Worksheet, provided by the National Ocean Service Office of Response and Restoration, is a free program you can use to find out about the reactivity of substances or mixtures of substances.

Source: NOAA

Jan 29, 2017
Chemical Hazards Emergency Medical Management

http://chemm.nlm.nih.gov/

The tools in Chemical Hazards Emergency Medical Management (CHEMM)provide a comprehensive resource to help first responders and other healthcare providers and planners to make safer decisions.

Source: NLM

Jan 29, 2017
Safety and Training of Oil Spill Response Workers

https://tools.niehs.nih.gov/wetp/index.cfm?id=2495

NIEHS Worker Training Program (WTP) awardees have provided resources, trainers, and subject matter expertise during many oil spill response and related cleanup operations, that are included on this website.

Source: NIEHS

Jan 27, 2017
EPA Environmental Response Team Products

https://www.epa.gov/ert

ERT products online including fact sheets, videos, standard operating procedures.

Source: EPA