Changeset 13404 in main


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Timestamp:
03/21/17 15:49:33 (4 years ago)
Author:
Tong Zheng
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NTSIP SET UP

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    44        <TITLE>Overview</TITLE>
    55        <TEXT>
    6                 The purpose of the Utah National Toxic Substances Incidents Program (NTSIP) is to collect and analyze data related toxic substance releases. NTSIP data provides needed information to inform prevention activities, which can decrease injury and death as a result of a toxic substance incident. It can also assist first responders and Local Emergency Planning Committees in coordinating their response activities.
    7         </TEXT>
    8         <TEXT>
    9                 Knowing what kinds of toxic substances are commonly found in Utah, how and where they are released, and the effects they have on employees, responders, and the general public will create opportunities for improved policies, procedures, and training for a cleaner, safer environment.
    10         </TEXT>
    11         <TEXT>
    12                 The purpose of the Utah NTSIP is to collect and analyze data related to releases of toxic substances. Utah NTSIP characterizes toxic substance releases occurring in the Utah to reduce the number of incidents and to assist first responders and local emergency planning committees in their activities. NTSIP data provides needed information to create prevention activities, which can decrease injury and death as a result of a toxic substance incident. Knowing what kinds of toxic substances commonly exist in Utah, how and where they are released, and the effects they have on employees, responders, and the general public will create opportunities for improved policies, procedures, and training for a cleaner, safer environment.
     6                The purpose of Utah's National Toxic Substances Incidents Program (NTSIP) is to collect and analyze data related to toxic substance releases. NTSIP data provides needed information to create prevention activities, which can decrease injury and death as a result of a toxic substance incident. Knowing what kinds of toxic substances commonly exist in Utah, how and where they are released, and the effects they have on employees, responders, and the general public will create opportunities for improved policies, procedures, and training for a cleaner, safer environment. It can also assist first responders and local emergency planning committees in coordinating their response activities.
    137        </TEXT>
    148        <TEXT>
    159                In 2009, the Hazardous Substances Emergency Events Surveillance (HSEES) Program ended and was replaced by NTSIP. This change reflects a more comprehensive approach to reducing risks from toxic substances.
    1610        </TEXT>
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    1713</OVERVIEW>
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