The manual is packaged with companion CD-ROM
containing interactive hazmat scenarios, exercises
and printable tests. After 28 years of teaching
hazardous materials response, Mike Callan has put
together some of the most useful concepts, tactics
and teaching exercises found in the United States.
The target audience is all emergency responders;
firefighters, police officers, emergency medical
and industry personnel, as well as Incident
commanders and other emergency response
Chapter List: 1.
Hazardous Materials 101: "The Facts of Life"
2. Street Smart Incident Command
3. Haz Mat Size-Up: Street Smart Chemistry
4. Am I Safe, Unsafe, or In Danger?
5. Appendix: Emergency Planning—Six Elements to
Easy to understand, practical applications to
hazardous materials response
Scan sheets, photographs and charts throughout
illustrating important concepts
Case histories reinforcing important lessons
Notes column for personal notetaking and 3
packaged with companion CD-ROM containing
Interactive Hazmat Emergency Response Scenarios,
Emergency Exercises and Printable Tests.
Red Hat Publishing, 128 pp.
Presents a common sense approach to handling
dangerous chemicals and is the application of
response principles learned and developed from
countless case histories. Street Smarts delivers
practical, experienced-based training for the
responder to successfully handle hazardous