Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Manual

January 30, 2006|
Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Manual by Brian J. Gallant
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Field technicians and emergency response personnel are often faced with the dangers of flammable, combustible, and chemically unstable materials. Although there are numerous procedures set forth by regulatory agencies like the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) for effectively and safely dealing with such environmental hazards, up until now there has been no single resource for training in this area.

Based on the author's twenty-plus years of field experience, Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Manual is a comprehensive text that covers the complete curriculum requirements set forth by OSHA and HazWOPER. Highly accessible and broad in focus, the book is equally useful as a technical resource for training, a hands-on reference for field operations, and a textbook for environmental courses in a variety of areas.

Coverage includes:Methods recommended by professional societies and regulatory agencies including the National Fire Protection Association, OSHA, EPA, and NIOSHPractical examples and assignments in each chapter to supplement the text and enhance usefulness to students.

Brian J. Gallant is the Vice President of Contingency Management Associates, where he is responsible for marketing, delivering, and coordination of field services. With more than twenty years of experience as an environmental and safety manager and consultant, he is a member o the National Association of Fire Investigators, the America...
Title:Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response ManualFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:344 pages, 9.6 X 6.35 X 0.9 inShipping dimensions:344 pages, 9.6 X 6.35 X 0.9 inPublished:January 30, 2006Publisher:WileyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0471684007

ISBN - 13:9780471684008

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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