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Lancaster County Chemical Safety Day

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Lancaster County Public Safety Training Center

101 Champ Boulevard

Manheim, PA 17545

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Where: Lancaster County Public Safety Training Center 101 Champ Boulevard Manheim, PA 17545

When: April 6, 2018

Cost: FREE

Lunch: Included, served during the noon hour

Registration: 7:15am- 8:00am

Time: 8:00am- 4:00pm

Who Should Attend? Those who live near, work with or respond to ammonia or other hazardous chemicals.

Training Topics:

  • Understanding hazards, risks, and threats of ammonia;
  • Risk assessment for industrial refrigeration and ammonia pressure vessels;
  • Health risks and threats, decontamination, and medical treatment;
  • Critical task objectives, e.g. rapid entry rescue and emergency shutdown;
  • Basic first responder command team operations;
  • Integration between public safety and industrial response teams;
  • First 30 minutes containment and control options;
  • Dealing with downwind and downstream receptors;
  • The transition of command to the hazmat technician team;
  • Use of checklists, playbooks and reference guides;
  • Review of a fire department teaming agreement.
  • Organizers and speakers volunteer their time; sponsors and exhibitors pay the cost of food, facilities, and materials. This allows us to put on the Safety Day for free.

Please contact us if any questions. For more information, please contact Debra Montanez at (831) 453-7102 or email at debra.montanez@ammonia-safety.com

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