Communicating Action Plans.pptx - Communicating Action Plans Gregory W Corbitt EMM-400 April X 2020 Reacting to Chemical Agents in the Workplace \u2022

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Communicating Action Plans Gregory W. Corbitt EMM-400 April X, 2020
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Reacting to Chemical Agents in the Workplace While chemical agent attacks are not common in the United States does not mean they have not happened There have been cases of Anthrax in federal and state buildings to hurt/kill politicians Even though are not common it is best to know what the procedures are on what to do if a chemical agent were to be released in your workcenter
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Action Plan at the Local Level Prior to an attack is best to review the procedures on what to do if a chemical agent is released in the work center During an attack there are several things a person can do Protect your nose and mouth by any means possible: damp handkerchief, scarf or fabric Help others if they cannot help themselves but do not turn back This is not an all-inclusive list but just a couple of things that can be done to help save lives After an attack, a chemical agent reaction team will help sweep the area and decontaminate anyone and everything
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Action Plan at the State Level At the state level when there is a chemical agent attack procedures will run differently than the local level Each state will be different on how they react to a Chemical Agent however, everything will be along the same lines Each city or county might have their own Emergency Action Plan if they were to be exposed to a Chemical Agent however, they will follow suit of the what the state plan is
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Action Plan at the Federal Level The Center for Disease Control is at the Federal level and has
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  • Summer '20
  • Biological warfare, chemical agent attacks

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