Concord NH Ammonia Safety Day
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When: Tuesday, May 9, 2017
7:30 AM Registration, 8:00 AM Event
Where: NH Fire Academy
98 Smokey Bear Blvd
Concord, New Hampshire  03305
United States
Contact: Debra Montanez

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When: May 9, 2017

Where: NH Fire Academy

Cost: FREE, lunch included

Registration: 7:30am- 8:00am

Time: 8:00am- 4:30pm

Who Should Attend? Ammonia End-Users, Public Safety & Emergency Responders, Chemical Manufacturers and Suppliers

Training Topics:

  • Understanding hazards of Ammonia
  • C-A-N Report and initial response life safety management
  • Risks and threats of industrial refrigeration hazard zones
  • Objectives of industrial refrigeration emergency shutdown
  • Rapid entry rescue, decontamination, and medical treatment
  • Command and control expectations
  • Containment options - use of the fan and tarp evolutions
  • Command team awareness of potential catastrophic threat
  • Dealing with downwind and downstream receptors
  • The transition of command to the Hazmat Tech. Team
  • Use of checklists, playbooks and reference guides
  • Review of a fire department SOP and teaming agreement

Organizers and speakers volunteer their time; sponsors and exhibitors pay the cost of food, facilities, and materials. This allows us to put on the Safety Day for free.



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