Course helps manage transportation mass fatality incidents.
Press Release Summary:
December 21, 2012 - NTSB is offering a new course at its training center in Ashburn, VA for emergency response, law enforcement officials, and medicolegal communities on managing transportation-related mass fatality incidents. Scheduled for February 5-6, course will examine core principles for managing transition from first response and life safety operations to decedent recovery and identification process.
National Transportation Safety Board
Original Press Release
NTSB Offers New "Managing Transportation Mass Fatality Incidents" Course
Press release date: December 20, 2012
WASHINGTON - The National Transportation Safety Board is offering a new course at its training center in Ashburn, VA for emergency response and law enforcement officials and medicolegal communities on managing transportation-related mass fatality incidents.
The course, scheduled for February 5-6, will examine the core principles for managing the transition from first response and life safety operations to the decedent recovery and identification process. A full course description and registration instructions are available at: http://www.ntsb.gov/trainingcenter/CourseInfo/2013-Courses/TDA406_2013.html
Information about the NTSB Training Center, course registration information and a complete listing of all public courses offered is available at http://go.usa.gov/gfEA.
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