Storm Lake, IA Ammonia Safety Day
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When: Saturday, August 26, 2017
7:30 AM Registration, 8:00 AM Event
Where: Kings Point Resort
1520 East Lakeshore Dr
Storm Lake, Iowa  50588
United States
Contact: Debra Montanez

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When: August 26, 2017

Registration: 7:30 AM- 8:00 AM

Event: 8:00 AM- 4:30 PM

Where: Kings Point Resort 1520 East Lakeshore Drive Storm Lake, Iowa 50588 

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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