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Top 10 Most Popular PPE Resources


PPE for First Responders against Ebola Exposure HazardsThis PDF inside TargetSolutions Community Resources outlines recommendations by the Inter Agency Board (IAB) related to personal protective equipment (PPE) for first responders when faced with Ebola exposure hazards. These recommendations build on the Centers for Disease Control and Preventions PPE information. Search Term: EbolaResource Title: IAB-EBOLA-PPE-RECOMMENDATIONS_102414.PDFSelf-Contained Breathing Apparatus Donning This video inside Community Resources provides a demonstration of donning a Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) while wearing full protective clothing using the over-the-head method. As the video explains, proper technique is critical to completing this task in a safe and efficient manner.Search Term: SCBA DonningResource Title: Video #1 SCBA DonningSuggested PPE Use for Infection Control in Healthcare SettingsThis PowerPoint presentation inside Community Resources was created by the CDC for training healthcare personnel on how to select and use personal protective equipment (PPE) to protect themselves from exposure to microbiological hazards in the healthcare setting. Search Term: PPE HealthcareResource Title: CDC Suggested Use of PPE for Infection Control Healthcare Settings4PPE Doffing ProcedureThis best-practices video inside Community Resources from Wake County EMS presents PPE donning procedures for infectious disease response. The video covers required materials and contains a detailed outline describing the step-by-step process of EMS doffing to avoid contamination.Search Term: PPE Doffing ProcedureResource Title: WCEMS PPE Doffing ProcedureGuidance on Emergency Responder PPE for Response to CBRN TerrorismThis PDF inside Community Resources provides emergency response entities with information comparing OSHA/EPAs protection levels to the Department of Homeland Securitys adopted PPE performance-based standards for responses to terrorism incidents involving Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) hazards.Search Term: TerrorismResource Title: Guidance on Emergency Responder PPE for Response to CBRN Terrorism IncidentPrinciples of Mass DecontaminationThis PDF inside Community Resources presents guidelines for mass casualty decontamination during a HAZMAT/WMD terrorist incident. These guidelines were developed to educate first responders and provide suggested procedures for mass casualty decontamination following a hazardous materials (HAZMAT)/WMD attack. Search Term: Mass DecontaminationResource Title: CITYHALL-#2744630-V1-RFRD_-_PRINCIPLES_OF__MASS_DECONTAMINATION_.PDFStructural PPE Inspection SheetThis PDF inside Community Resources provides an inspection checklist from Osage Beach Fire Protection District (Mo.) covering routine inspections for firefighting ensembles. The document provides a template for identifying troublesome areas within department equipment. PPE inspection checklists should be customized to meet the specific requirements of each organization. Search Term: PPE InspectionResource Title: Structural PPE Inspection SheetPersonal Protective Equipment BasicsThis article, titled Personal Protective Equipment: Back to the Basics inside Community Resources, discusses several topics to be considered when assessing various types of gear. Understanding the basics of PPE and training in fire gear are some key principles that will help firefighters stay safe.Search Term: Back to the Basics Resource Title: Personal Protective Equipment: Back to the Basics Turnout Gear: Testing, Certification, Maintenance Inspections, and How It WorksThis four-part video series inside Community Resources links to videos providing a detailed overview of testing and certification of turnout gear, how bunker gear works, how to perform routine PPE maintenance inspection, and a brief on the factory floor at Globe. Search Term: Globe Turnout GearResource Title: Globe: Video series (4 videos) Turnout GearPPE Selection and ModificationThis in-depth article inside Community Resources analyzes and outlines the importance of PPE in the fire service. The article states PPE selection and modification process is a dynamic and continuous one, therefore, constant considerations need to be taken. To make effective changes to PPE, departments must be able to determine what is working and what is not.Search Term: PPE SelectionResource Title: A Work in Progress: PPE Selection and Modification is a Nonstop CycleDo You Have a Resource to Share?If you have any questions, please contact us at (800) 840-8048.Log In to Your TargetSolutions Site Today!