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Radiological Emergency Management Independent Study Course 2-10 Placard Highway vehicles transporting larger specified quantities of radioactive materials are required to have the previously described placard placed on a white square as shown below. RADIOACTIVE Placard On White Square Placards are used by shippers so that emergency response personnel can determine the appropriate
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Unformatted text preview: actions to be taken when first arriving at an accident scene. Emergency response actions such as fire fighting strategies, spill or leak confinement techniques, and first aid considerations are keyed by a given hazardous material placard just as they are by the proper shipping name and U.N. identification number found on the package marking....
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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2010 for the course MPA mpa1 taught by Professor Scotts during the Spring '10 term at Acton School of Business.

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