Latest Human decontamination Stories

2014-04-01 23:03:59

The need to decontaminate people, buildings and infrastructures after CBRN & Hazmat events will lead to an $8.3 billion market by 2020 for CBRN decontamination equipment sales and maintenance. Washington D.C. (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 This need was demonstrated only too recently with the August 2013 Sarin chemical attack in the suburbs of Damascus resulting in at least 281 to 1,729 fatalities, with over 90% of them civilians. With Syria relinquishing by March 2014 only 50% of Bashar...

2014-03-03 08:27:09

DES PLAINES, Ill., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The moves onsite safety professionals make to decontaminate a manufacturing chemical spill involving employee exposure and the information they provide emergency responders will determine how fast that employee receives medical attention. Hazardous material spill protocols mandate that emergency responders secure the area before treating victims. Knowing how to manage that against standard first aid procedures can make all...

2014-02-26 16:20:40

LONDON, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The CBRN Defense Market 2013-2023 Synopsis This report is the result of SDI's extensive market and company research covering the global CBRN defense industry. It provides detailed analysis of both historic and forecast global industry values, factors influencing demand, the challenges faced by industry participants, analysis of the leading companies in the industry, and key news....

2013-11-06 23:22:26

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Global CBRN Market 2013-2023 - Market Size and Drivers: Market Profile. London (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Synopsis This report provides readers with a comprehensive analysis of the CBRN market through 2013-2023, including highlights of the demand drivers and growth stimulators for CBRN. It also provides an insight on the spending pattern and modernization pattern in different regions around the world. Summary The global CBRN...

2013-11-06 23:21:59

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Global CBRN Market 2013-2023 - Country Analysis: Market Profile. London (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Synopsis This report offers detailed analysis of the global CBRN market over the next ten years, and provides extensive market size forecasts by country and sub sector. It covers the key technological and market trends in the CBRN market. Summary "The Global CBRN Market 2013-2023 - Country Analysis: Market Profile"...

2013-10-15 12:26:46

Emergency Departments across Michigan are better prepared to handle a disaster today than they were seven years ago, according to a Henry Ford Hospital study. The study found that 84 percent of emergency departments said they are more prepared to handle a terrorist attack or natural disaster than they were in 2005. They've also enhanced their preparedness efforts by adding decontamination rooms, stockpiling antidotes for nerve gas and cyanide, and storing more respiratory protection...

2012-09-02 23:03:02

NSG Precision Cells, world leader in the spectroscopy industry, is proud to announce they launched their exclusive water decontamination machines. These units are built for home use or for industrial use and offer the cleanest, healthiest water available. Farmingdale, NY (PRWEB) September 02, 2012 After years of meticulous research, NSG Precision Cells is proud to announce its new venture in the field of water decontamination products for both home and laboratory use. The importance of...

2012-08-05 23:01:55

Transportable Solutions offers options for short-term jobs where decontamination is required and events. Montgomery, IL (PRWEB) August 04, 2012 If you are going to be involved in a short-term job where decontamination is required, an enclosed, controlled environment is going to keep cross-contamination to a minimum. Often, contractors and businesses resort to setting up a temporary, outdoor decontamination shower that offers no privacy to individuals preparing to leave the site location....

2012-08-03 23:01:22

Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital will host its annual Pediatric Disaster Preparedness Exercise on Saturday, August 4, 2012 from 9 until 11 am at the hospital. Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital is one of the only hospitals in the area to conduct a pediatric disaster drill using staff members´ children to help make the experience as realistic as possible for the emergency care givers conducting the exercise. Barrington, IL (PRWEB) August 04, 2012 Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital will host...

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