Confined Space Rescue

Science, Physics, Astrophysics Social Science, Disasters & Disaster Relief Technology & Engineering, Emergency Management Technology & Engineering, Fire Science Technology & Engineering, Industrial Health & Safety

Science, Physics, Astrophysics

Written by veteran rescuer Chase Sargent, this book is a comprehensive, single-source guide to such subject areas as hazardous atmospheres, detection equipment, breathing apparatus, ventilation, retrieval systems, backup teams, and operational procedures. Effective methods of training and regulations governing operations in confined spaces also are discussed at length.