ERIC Number: ED076829
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Expressway and Freeway Emergencies. California Fire Service Training Program.
California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Bureau of Industrial Education.
This manual has been prepared to assist in training fire department personnel for extending emergency service on expressways and freeways. Information provided in the manual is designed to answer questions dealing with these topics: (1) Expressway and Freeway Incidents and Operations, (2) Special Expressway and Freeway Problems, (3) Sizing Up Expressway and Freeway Incidents, (4) Use of Standard Fire Apparatus and Equipment, (5) Special Equipment Available from other Agencies, (6) Emergency Response Considerations, (7) Personnel Safety, (8) Liaison with Law-Enforcement Agencies, (9) Handling and Disposal of Hazardous Materials, and (10) Special Materials for Controlling Spills and Fires. A bibliography is included, and regulations pertaining to the placarding of vehicles transporting hazardous materials is appended. (SB)
Descriptors: Accident Prevention, Accidents, Emergency Squad Personnel, Fire Science Education, Guides, Industrial Education, Safety Education, Traffic Safety, Trainees
California State Department of Education, Business Service Section, Textbook and Publication Sales, 721 Capitol Mall, Sacramento, CA 95814 ($1.00)
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Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Bureau of Industrial Education.