Accession Number:

ADA570500

Title:

Key Planning Factors for Recovery from a Chemical Warfare Agent Incident

Descriptive Note:

Draft rept.

Corporate Author:

SANDIA NATIONAL LABS ALBUQUERQUE NM

Report Date:

2012-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

59.0

Abstract:

This technical report serves as an information source on key planning factors for response and recovery following a wide area release of a chemical warfare agent or other highly toxic chemical. The information contained in the technical report 1 Provides Federal planners and leadership with key planning factors relevant to response and recovery activities following chemical incidents and 2 Supports national efforts aimed at developing an integrated, all-of-Nation, capabilities-based approach to preparedness. Planners and exercise developers will use the information and scenarios to generate customized plans, and to compare plans based on various inputs and assumptions. The Key Planning Factors addressed in this report include Planning, Public Health and Medical Services, Public Information and Warning, Economic Recovery, Operational Coordination, Health and Social Services, Environmental Response Health and Safety, Housing, Restoration Revitalization of Infrastructure Systems, Natural and Cultural Resources, Public and Private Services and Resources.

Subject Categories:

  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE