Field Guide to Emergency Response
Table of Contents

How to Use the Field Guide

Tab 1: Emergency Contacts • Institutional Contacts

Section I: What to Do First
Moderate Disaster
Major Disaster
Catastrophic Event

Tab 2: Now, Where Is That • What Do I Save First?

Section II: The Response Team
Response Team Leader
Emergency Responder Liaison
Health and Safety Coordinator
Security and Facilities Coordinator
Administrative and Financial Coordinator
Supplies and Equipment Coordinator
Communications Coordinator
Assessment Coordinator
Documentation Coordinator
Salvage Coordinator

Tab 3: Insurance • Suppliers and Vendors

Section III: Top Ten Problems to Expect
1. Water Damage
2. Extreme Environmental Conditions
3. Mud
4. Mold
5. Bleeding Dyes
6. Pests
7. Soot and Ash
8. Hazardous Materials
9. Corrosion
10. Broken Objects

Tab 4: Master Supply List

Section IV: Resources
Selected Bibliography

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