Health and Safety at Hazardous Materials Sites
This manual provides basic background information necessary to perform investigative and remedial activities at hazardous waste sites within a safe and efficient framework. It is the basic text for the standard 40-hour HAZWOPER course and is appropriate for any related safety and hazardous materials courses. It includes the best current available information from various federal agencies including EPA, OHSA, NIOSH, US Army Corps of Engineers, Coast Guard and the Department of Tansportation. A generic site-specific health and safety plan and an emergency response plan are also included.