Accession Number:

ADA402425

Title:

Safety: The Army Chemical Agent Safety Program

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2001-10-12

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

This regulation on the Army Safety Program for chemical agents and associated weapon systems has been revised. It implements DOD Instruction 4120.13, chapter 11 of DOD 6055.9-STD and provides new Department of the Army policy on the management of the Chemical Agent Safety Program. It provides procedures for requesting waivers and exemptions to the standards. This regulation assigns responsibility for safety studies and reviews of chemical agents and associated weapon systems, and prescribes general safety precautions and procedures for both Department of the Army and contractor operations.

Subject Categories:

  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE