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ASTM releases Standards for Accident and Disaster Control

January 14, 2013

ASTMA new compilation, ASTM Standards for Accident and Disaster Control, is now available on CD-ROM from ASTM International.

The compilation includes 185 of the latest ASTM standards for accident and emergency management from ASTM Committees E54 on Homeland Security; F12 on Security Systems; F32 on Search and Rescue; and F30 on Emergency Medical Services.

The majority of the standards featured fall under ICS (International Classification System) codes for accident and disaster control. Topics in the compilation cover:

  • Management and operations;
  • Decontamination;
  • Operational equipment;
  • Training and education;
  • Security and locking devices;
  • Emergency response and warning systems; and
  • Fire, chemical, biological and radiological incidents

ASTM Standards for Accident and Disaster Controlis available for $189 on CD-ROM (ISBN: 978-0-8031-8399-5; Stock #: CONTROLCD12).

To purchase ASTM publications, search by stock number on the ASTM Web site (www.astm.org), or contact ASTM Customer Relations (phone: 877-909-ASTM; sales@astm.org).

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