Accession Number:

ADA461146

Title:

Remedial Investigation and Feasibility Study of the Defense Property Disposal Office, Fort George G. Meade, Maryland. Final Health and Safety Plan

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES ASSOCIATES INC ELLICOTT CITY MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1995-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

78.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this document is to establish procedures and protocols that will be followed to protect on-site personnel, visitors, and the public from physical harm and exposure to hazardous material or wastes during the remedial investigationlfeasibility study of the Defense Reutilization and Marketing Office DRMO Site formerly referred to as the Defense Property Disposal Organization DPDO Site on Fort George 0. Meade near Laurel, Maryland. Engineering Technologies Associates, Inc. ETA and subcontractor personnel involved in remedial investigations at sites where hazardous substances are present may potentially be exposed to a variety of chemical, physical, environmental, biological, and ergonomic hazards, including Inhalation of toxic airborne contaminants Skin contact with contaminated soil and water Presence of flammablecombustible vapors Explosives or unexploded ordnance Oxygen-deficient atmospheres Heat stress due to protective clothing and environmental conditions Cold stress due to environmental conditions Etiologic agents and biological hazards and Physical hazards associated with field operations e.g., working near heavy equipment, slips, trips, falls, etc..

Subject Categories:

  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE