Responding to Utility Emergencies

Responding to Utility Emergencies

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This course will educate emergency personnel about the serious hazards and risks they face when responding to electrical and natural gas emergencies. This course is appropriate for all emergency responders, including firefighters, police officers, emergency medical personnel, industry personnel, incident commanders, and emergency response supervisors. Designed by Michael Callan in collaboration with several utility experts, this course is the first experienced-based training curriculum designed with the explicit goal of helping to eliminate unnecessary injuries to personnel responding to utility emergencies.