Guidelines for pre hospital and hospital emergency medicine service procedures in case of chemical accidents

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Chorvatsko
Croatian
2018

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These guidelines are intended for emergency medical specialists managing casualties in chemical accidents. For each of the 24 chemicals described in separate chapter, instructions for general safety and personal protection measures of medical personnel at accident site and hospital settings are included. This is the first guideline in Croatian language that addresses management of accidents involving industrial chemicals that has clear instructions for protection and decontamination procedures aimed at emergency medical staff.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Provider: 
Croatian Institute for Emergency Medicine
Hazard - physical state: 
Aerosols
Gases
Liquids
Vapours
Hazard - health effects: 
Asthmagens
Asphyxiants
Neurotoxic substances
Irritants
Toxic substances
Fire and explosion
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Ingestion
Inhalation
Ocular (through eyes)
Skin absorption
Substance Description: 

Chlorine, ammonia, carbon-monoxide, carbon-dioxide, sulfur-dioxide, nitrogen-dioxide, hydrogen-sulfide, hydrgen-cyanide, phosphine, sulfuric acid, hydrochloric-acid, nitric acid, acetic acid, sodium-hydroxide, ammonium-hydroxide, petroleum distillate, gasoline, tetrachloroethylene, methanol, ethylene glycol, dimetoate, chlorpiriphos, sarin, soman, tabun, VX, 2-Chlorobenzylidenemalononitrile, sodium hypochlorite, hydrogen peroxide.

CAS Number: 
7782-50-5
7664-41-7
630-08-0
124-38-9
7446-09-5
10102-44-0
7783-06-4
74-90-8
7803-51-2
7664-93-9
7647-01-0
7697-37-2
64-19-7
1310-73-2
1336-21-6
8002-05-9
86290-81-5
127-18-4
67-56-1
107-21-1
61-50-5
2921-88-2
107-44-8
96-64-0
77-81-6
50782-69-9
2698-41-1
7681-52-9
7722-84-1
Prevention measures: 
Training / guidance
Purpose of the material: 
Guidance
Target group: 
Other

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