This program shows a credible scenario in the use of a dirty bomb, consisting of explosives and radioactive materials.
This important DVD program uses footage of emergency responders performing actual training exercises to respond to scenarios involving radiological weapons - potentially the most fearsome weapons in the terrorism arsenal.
Topics covered include:
- The nature of radioactivity
- Immediate and long-term health hazards of exposure
- Response and protective actions
- Search and rescue procedures
- Using time, distance and shielding for protection
- Exposure limits for emergency response and survival
- Use of radiation alert devices
- Size-up issues
- Use of protective clothing and equipment
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|Technical Committee||Phillip Currance, Howard Dickson (ret.), Bill Hand, Chris Hawley, James Malinoski, Tom Rancich, Cheryl Weaver-Docimo|
|Course Length||28 minutes|