Accession Number:

ADA083716

Title:

Requirements for Information/Education Programs on Hypothermia.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Dec 78-27 Aug 79,

Corporate Author:

CLEMSON UNIV SC

Report Date:

1979-10-23

Pagination or Media Count:

117.0

Abstract:

This report describes requirements for three informationeducation programs aimed at recreational boaters, commercial seamen merchant mariners and commercial fishermen and Coast Guard personnel. The requirements specify program content and recommend modes of delivery for programs intended to reduce the occurrence of hypothermia-related fatalities by improving hazard recognition, knowledge of self-aid techniques, knowledge of first-aid procedures, and knowledge of self-aid methods. Modular programs are defined which offer flexibility for implementation consistent with budgetary considerations. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Marine Engineering
  • Escape, Rescue and Survival

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE