Sheltering in Place

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Abstract:

This one-page handout with accompanying audio and video educates people about sheltering in place, a precaution to keep safe by staying indoors when hazardous materials may have been released into the atmosphere. It discusses why you might need to shelter in place, and what kind of room to select. It provides instructions on preparing the room and what to bring with you.

Author(s):
Healthy Roads Media
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
Translation Review:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
Country:
N/A
Population:
N/A
Keywords:
Disasters, Emergency preparedness, Hazardous substances, Housing, Shelter
Copyright:
Licensed by Creative Commons
Date Last Reviewed:
1/1/2014
Reviewed By:
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