Documents in the NTIS Technical Reports collection are the results of federally funded research. They are directly submitted to or collected by NTIS from Federal agencies for permanent accessibility to industry, academia and the public.  Before purchasing from NTIS, you may want to check for free access from (1) the issuing organization's website; (2) the U.S. Government Printing Office's Federal Digital System website http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys; (3) the federal government Internet portal USA.gov; or (4) a web search conducted using a commercial search engine such as http://www.google.com.
Accession Number PB2002-107700
Title Protecting Emergency Responders: Lessons Learned from Terrorist Attacks.
Publication Date 2002
Media Count 106p
Personal Author B. A. Jackson D. J. Peterson J. T. Bartis T. LaTourette I. Brahmakulum
Abstract On December 9-11, 2001, a conference was held in New York City that brought together individuals with experience in responding to acts of terrorism. The purpose of the conference was to hear and document the firsthand experiences of emergency responders r ...
Keywords Emergency preparedness
Emergency responders
Fire fighting
Occupational safety and health
Search and rescue


 
Source Agency Centers for Disease Control Bureau of Laboratories
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
NTIS Subject Category 95G - *
68 - Environmental Pollution & Control
43D - Police, Fire, & Emergency Services
91I - Emergency Services & Planning
57U - Public Health & Industrial Medicine
Corporate Author Rand Corp., Washington, DC. Science and Technology Policy Inst.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 0219
Contract Number N/A

NTIS Customers Who Bought This Item Also Purchased

itemStress and Coping with War The Experience of Deployment and Reunion for Mortuary Affairs Units, Reserve Units, and First-Term Army Wives.

itemOperation Just Cause. Lessons for Operations Other Than War.

itemMedical Research and Evaluation Facility (MREF) and Studies Supporting the Medical Chemical Defense Program. Protection of Guinea Pigs by Passive Immunization With Human Botulinum Immune Globulin Obtained Post Primary Series and Post Six-Month Booster Immunizations.

itemDangerous Pathogens 2000.

itemHazardous Materials Guide for First Responders.

itemPulmonary Agents-Medical Management of Chemical and Biological Casualties.

itemExpect the Unexpected The West Nile Virus Wake Up Call.

itemEpidemic/Epizootic West Nile Virus in the United States Revised Guidelines for Surveillance, Prevention, and Control.

itemNew York State West Nile Virus Response Plan. Guidance Document.

Science and Technology Highlights

See a sampling of the latest scientific, technical and engineering information from NTIS in the NTIS Technical Reports Newsletter

Acrobat Reader Mobile    Acrobat Reader