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November 28th at 1:00 PM ET
Using the Emergency Responder Health Monitoring and Surveillance System To Prepare for and Respond to Emergencies
After the 9/11 World Trade Center attacks, 450 rescue workers died and hundreds more were seriously injured from exposure to environmental contaminants. In this column, CDC's CDR Jill Shugart explains ERHMS and how it can help protect emergency responders from short-term and long-term illness and injury. This column was published in the November 2017 issue of the Journal of Environmental Health.
Choosing Safe Places for Early Care and Education Strategy Guide
Reduce children’s risk of exposure to dangerous chemicals during their care with ATSDR’s Choose Safe Places for Early Care and Education. This guide gives towns, cities, and states a framework to adopt practices to ensure early care and education programs are located away from chemical hazards.