How to Recognize the Related Hazards of the Materials

This 3 minutes safety training video covers: Basic first aid measures when exposed to hazardous materials, what are the safety precautions and instructions for fighting fires that involve materials, how to properly extinguish a fire, what are the necessary personal protective equipment for fire fighting, what are the general procedures in case of spills, leaks and other accidental releases of hazardous materials. This clip was taken from a full-length training video. Click here to watch the 17 minutes full length version.

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Video Transcript

First aid procedures these are broken down by routes of exposure for example, what should be done if a toxic substance is inhaled, detailed separately from what should be done if the same substance gets into a workers eye or is ingested. Appropriate methods and extinguishing agents for fighting fires involving the chemical are listed along with methods that should be avoided. Also listed hazards specific to that chemical igniting such as the release of dangerous gases and the protective equipment and precaution that fire fighters should use. Details what steps should be taken if an accidental release occurs and special protective equipment that needs to be done, the emergency procedures that should be followed and the methods and materials for containment and clean up.