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How to use this Guidebook

Resist Rushing in!
Approach Incident from Upwind, and Uphill or Upstream
Stay Clear of all Spills, Vapors, Fumes, Smoke and Potential Hazards


DO NOT USE THIS FLOWCHART if more than one hazardous material/dangerous good is involved. Immediately call the appropriate emergency response agency telephone number listed on the inside back cover of this guidebook.

Before an Emergency - Become familiar with this Guidebook!
First responders must be trained in the use of this guidebook.

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