Keep emergency responders ready for action by implementing the latest safeguards for incident scene rehab as defined by the 2008 NFPA 1584.
An organized approach for fire department members' rehabilitation during emergency operations and training exercises should be an integral component of both an occupational safety and health program and incident scene management. The 2008 edition of NFPA 1584: Standard on the Rehabilitation Process for Members During Emergency Operations and Training Exercises completely revises the document to reflect current science and knowledge on rehab of fire service members and upgrades the document from a recommended practice to a standard.
Changes in this edition that improve protection of firefighters include:
Order today to ensure you're prepared to provide the proper rest, rehydration, and medical monitoring to safeguard emergency responders at incident scenes and during training. (Softbound, 26 pp., 2008)
Other Formats: NFPA 1584: Standard on the Rehabilitation Process for Members During Emergency Operations and Training Exercises, 2008 Annotated PDF Edition
NFPA 1584 Standard on the Rehabilitation Process for Members During Emergency Operations and Training Exercises 2008 Edition
Chapter 1 Administration
Chapter 2 Referenced Publications
Chapter 3 Definitions
Chapter 4 Preparedness
Chapter 5 Rehabilitation Area Characteristics
Chapter 6 Incident Scene and Training Rehabilitation
Chapter 7 Post-Incident Rehabilitation
Annex A Explanatory Material
Annex B Managing Heat and Cold Stress
Annex C Informational References