ABSTRACT

Quick Reaction Guide - Recommended Guidelines for Selection, Care, and Cleaning/Sanitization of Structural Fire Fighting Protective Clothing for COVID-19   [open pdf - 1MB]

From the Document: "The primary purpose of protective clothing is simply as a contamination shield to prevent later transfer of SARS-CoV-2 [severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2] (the virus responsible for COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019]) to mucous membranes through subsequent transfer from hand to the mouth, nose, or eyes (auto- or self-inoculation)." This document provides details on selecting proper protective clothing for firefighters, as well as correct cleaning and sanitation methods.

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Date:
2020-03-25
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Public Domain
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NHTSA Office of Emergency Medical Services: https://www.ems.gov/
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pdf
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application/pdf
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