Thursday, May 27, 2010

Shelter-In-Place For Employers

Hazardous Materials Shelter-in-Place Course for Employers and Facilities
Monday, June 28th, 2010, 10-Noon
Dyno Nobel Training Facility, 63149 Columbia River Hwy in Deer Island
This course is aimed at public and private employers and facilities. The purpose is to review planning procedures for shelter-in-place (SIP) orders that sometimes come with hazardous materials leaks that are too dangerous to risk evacuation. Some of the topics that will be reviewed include:
* The Purpose and History of SIP
* Why it is Important to Plan for a SIP Event
* Procedures for Implementing SIP
* Security and Heating/Ventilation/Air Conditioning (HVAC) Unit Considerations
Reservations are recommended and highly encouraged as space may be limited. To reserve a spot, please call 503-366-3931 or e-mail .
This class is presented by Columbia County Emergency Management and is sponsored by the Columbia Emergency Planners Association and the Oregon State Fire Marshal Office.