|Document ID (ISN)||101305|
|Convention or series no.
||DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.2002-139
||Guidance for protecting building environments from airborne chemical, biological or radiological attacks
||Publications Dissemination, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226-1998, USA, May 2002. vii, 28p. Illus. 16 ref.
||http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/bldvent/pdfs/2002-139.pdf [in English]
||This document provides guidance on preventive measures to be adopted by building owners and managers to protect air environments from a terrorist release of chemical, biological or radiological contaminants. These recommendations focus on short-term actions and are to be considered only as a first step of a process to develop more comprehensive guidance. Contents: scope; background; importance of understanding current building systems; specific recommendations (things not to be done; physical security; ventilation and filtration; maintenance; administration and training); decisions and measures.
||radiation protection; USA; harmful substances; buildings; training material; chemical hazards; biological hazards; terrorism; ventilation systems
||air purification; public OSH institutions; maintenance; air filtration; prevention of access; safety guides; ventilation; plant safety organization; design of equipment; role of management; restricted areas
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||USA|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards
Violence and terrorism