The following is a list of recommended equipment for WAsafe Responders. It is based on the ATC Field Manuals and lists from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS, 2019) and U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA, 2019). Items should be adjusted for specific incidents and situations.
Go-kit items – each responder should have and bring with him/her when deployed
Protection and safety items
Field work items
Necessary personal items
Suggested items that may be considered