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During emergency situations, information provided by ERGO, such as the individual emergency response Guides, initial isolation and protective action distances, TIH gases generated from contact with water, etc. Click this tab to see the results of a Search or to see the ID Number Index yellow list or the Name of Material Index blue list depending on which toolbar icon was clicked Yellow or Blue book icon.
To perform the Advanced search: To erb for an ID number, enter the 4-digit number without the letters UN for example: If a material or a by-product of its water-reactivity poses a substantial threat of toxicity by inhalation because it can appreciably disperse in air, its Initial Isolation and Protective Action Distance IIPAD information will be displayed as a green header.
Titles that are coloured blue will display information associated with a different tab. All of these have mouse-over tool tips to indicate what they represent and help guide you in the use of the Emergency 20012 Guide Select any one of the Guides by clicking the Guide Number in the left column.
Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG) – NASTTPO
When you close and reuse the program, it will restart with your originally set default units choice. Name of Material Index or blue book icon toolbar button: Disclaimer To the best of our knowledge, ERGO is problem free and relies strictly on the information contained in the Emergency Response Guidebook ERG and may or may not contain officially published erratadepending on the version that was downloaded.
To date, nearly 11 million copies have been distributed without charge to the emergency response community. Clicking any material in any column produces the same behaviour as clicking the material in the indexes. You will not often need to consult the whole Table because the information it contains will automatically be provided as a green header above the Guide Page when accessed by double-clicking a material highlighted in green. To search for a material name, simply enter the letters in the Search box.
This is due to the fact that the distances for the generated gases were already taken into consideration when calculating the distances for the water reactive material. Click this tab, or the three specific toolbar icons, to access the Placards, as well as the Rail Car and the Road Trailer silhouettes. At any time, you can switch from the ID number Index yellow list to the Name of Material Index blue list by using the yellow and blue book icons in the toolbar.
This table provides some information not available from other windows. When you close and reuse the program, it will restart with your originally set default language choice.
To the best of our knowledge, ERGO is problem free and relies strictly on the information contained in the Emergency Response Guidebook ERG and may or may not contain officially published erratadepending on the version that was downloaded. The ERG is updated every four years to accommodate new products and technology.
Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG)
Copies are made available eg public emergency responders through State Coordinators refer to the menu on the right in the United States of America. Clicking this tab, or the water droplet icon toolbar button, provides a list of Water Reactive materials that generates one or more toxic gases when spilled in water.
The pertinent Guide page for each toxic gas generated can be accessed by double-clicking the name of the gas located in ccanutec white box.
However, given the nature of computer hardware and software, it is not intended to replace the Guidebook. In order to utilize the functionality of the Emergency Response Guidebookcnautec methods of access are provided. Then move from tab to tab to view the results. As you type in the letters, the potential search results will appear.
All other parts of ERGO are accessible from here by clicking on the pertinent section title. A search in the Search box can also be performed from any tab when the background colour of that box is white. The ERG is intended to be used by firefighters, police, and other emergency services personnel who may be the first to arrive at the scene of a transportation incident involving hazardous material.
Repeat this process until you have added all of your search criterias. The Guide Page orange section for each material is accessible by double-clicking an item. Water Reactive Clicking this tab, or the water droplet icon toolbar button, provides a list of Water Reactive materials that generates one or more toxic gases when spilled in water. If the background colour is grey, the Search feature is not available.
For a Polymerisation Hazard a dialog box with a warning appears. Again, clicking any material produces the same behaviour as clicking the material in the indexes.
The first method is through the use of the toolbar icons and the second method is through the use of tabs. If you are looking for multiple ID numbers, two or more Material names or if you are searching with only a partial material name, the Advanced Search would be the method to use. If there is an entry in the Search box or in the Advanced Search, you will only see the list of specific Guide Pages for that Search. It remains available until deleted by the user. The Advanced Search can also be used to search for Emergency Response Guidebook pages or even a combination of all of the above items.
Double-clicking a drawing will open the Guide Page referenced by the placard or silhouette. If you are looking for information on a single ID number or for a single material name, the Search box is the quickest method. In Mexico, call SCT at If the Guide page was selected by double-clicking a product from an index or search results, the Name of the selected Material with its ID Number will appear in plain text below the Guide title.
Double-clicking a CWA produces the same behaviour as clicking the material in the indexes. This list represents material names that match your search criteria. ID Number Index or yellow book icon toolbar button: Placing the mouse pointer over the drawing of a placard, rail car or road trailer will enlarge it. Please note that in the French and Spanish versions, the accents in the material names are mandatory. The quantity of matching material names decreases as you enter more letters.
Emergency Response Guides Clicking this tab or the orange book icon toolbar button, directly accesses the list of all Guide Numbers.