Guidance for Protecting Responders’ Health During the First Week Following a Wide-Area Aerosol Anthrax Attack
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Department of Labor, and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. (2012). Guidance for Protecting Responders’ Health During the First Week Following a Wide-Area Aerosol Anthrax Attack.
This document provides guidance on post-exposure prophylaxis and vaccination, personal protective equipment, personal decontamination and hygiene, administrative and engineering controls, and pre-event vaccination for first responders, emergency management staff, public health and medical professionals, skilled support personnel, and critical infrastructure personnel who participate in the response to an anthrax attack.