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Document ID (ISN)47127
CIS number 86-1801
ISSN - Serial title 0242-6277 - Sécurité - sciences et techniques
Year 1986
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Noto J.
Title Repair work in underground tunnels and passages - Problems of protecting emergency crews
Original title Interventions dans les installations de circulations souterraines - Problèmes posés par la protection des personnels [in French]
Bibliographic information Dec. 1986, No.59, p.45-52. Illus.
Abstract Analysis of the difficulties faced by emergency crews who intervene after accidents in road, railway and underground (subway) tunnels. Aspects covered: intervention preparation, medical and physiological monitoring of crew members, operational training, checking and monitoring of equipment and materials, safety measures to be taken before and during the intervention, medical presence during the intervention.
Descriptors (primary) road traffic control; underground work; repair work; first aid; emergency organization; transport industry; permanent ways
Descriptors (secondary) medical supervision; rescue training
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Materials handling and storage
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) First aid and emergency organization
Rail transportation
Road transportation
Transport industry (in general)