Understanding the Hazardous Materials Regulation Maze. Introduction to Hazard and Risk Assessment. Health and Toxicological Hazards. Physical Hazards and Hazard Classes. Hazardous Materials Identification Systems. Principles of Respiratory Protection. Personal Protective Equipment. Principles of Decontamination. Site and Incident Management. Planning Hazardous Materials Cleanup and Response Activities. Monitoring and Sampling. Other Hazards in Cleanup and Response Activities
About the Author
Paul Gantt is the President and founder of Safety Compliance Management, Inc (SCM). Paul is a retired Fire Chief Officer with over 35 years experience in the Emergency Response and Safety fields. In addition to the long list of positions held in the fire service, Paul is a life-time member and past President of the Northern California Fire Training Officer's Association. He is a Certified Safety Professional, a Registered Environmental Assessor and holds a degree in Public Administration. Through SCM, Paul develops and delivers training programs in the area of occupational safety and health. He also provides consultation services, including Expert Witness work on regulatory compliance issues. He is certified by the State of California Office of the State Fire Marshal, Governor's Office of Emergency Services, Federal Emergency Management Agency, California EPA and the University of California to provide a wide array of training programs in areas including hazardous materials handling and response, emergency preparedness and response, occupational health and safety, and regulatory compliance.