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Document ID (ISN)56817
CIS number 91-1485
Year 1990
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Torres Girardi E.
Title Prevention of the risks of fighting forest fires
Original title Prevención de riesgos en el combate de incendios forestales [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Asociación Chilena de Seguridad, Casilla 14565, Correo Central, Santiago, Chile, Dec. 1990. 66p. Illus. 10 ref.
Abstract Training manual. Contents: functions of the members of the fire-fighting team; personal protective equipment; portable fire-fighting equipment and tools; preventive maintenance of tools; principal types of accidents involving tools; basic principles of fires and fire fighting; hazardous situations to avoid in fire fighting; check list of basic fire-fighting safety.
Descriptors (primary) fire fighting; Chile; training material; forest fires; fire services
Descriptors (secondary) fire behaviour; outdoor work; check lists; training manuals; personal protective equipment; hand tools
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceChile
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) OSH training
Fire fighting, police, prisons and the armed forces
Fires