Accession Number:

ADA126636

Title:

Guidelines Manual: Post Accident Procedures for Chemicals and Propellants.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Apr 81-Jan 83,

Corporate Author:

SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY LABS INC ARLINGTON VA

Report Date:

1983-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

245.0

Abstract:

This report presents guidelines for responding to hazardous materials transportation accidents. In particular, guidelines for reporting an accident initiating the response communications network first on-scene responders assessing the accident scene determining the magnitude of the accident and estimating the danger areas from vapor dispersion containment vapor suppression handling leaks selection of personnel, equipment and materials firefighting evacuation cargo transfer, wreckage removal and cleanupdisposal activities are presented.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Industrial Chemistry and Chemical Processing
  • Safety Engineering
  • Rocket Engines
  • Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE