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Title: CBRN Protective Ensemble Standard for Law Enforcement - NIJ Standard 0116.00
Corporate Author: NLECTC Small, Rural, Tribal and Border Regional Ctr
United States of America
Date Published: November 2010
Page Count: 137
Sponsoring Agency: NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
NLECTC Small, Rural, Tribal and Border Regional Ctr
Somerset, KY 42501
Sale Source: NCJRS Photocopy Services
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Guideline
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This document presents the new NIJ chemical/biological/radiological/nuclear (CBRN) ensemble standard for law enforcement.
Abstract: This National Institute of Justice Standard is a voluntary performance standard for chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) protective ensembles for use by law enforcement. It defines both performance requirements and the methods used to test performance. In order for an ensemble manufacturer or other entity to claim that a particular CBRN protective ensemble model satisfies this NIJ standard, the model must be in compliance with this standard as determined in accordance with this document and the associated forthcoming document, Law Enforcement CBRN Protective Ensemble Certification Program Requirements, NIJ CR-0116.00. This standard and the associated certification program requirements document are produced as a part of the Standards and Testing Program of the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, NIJ, as is a third associated forthcoming document, the Law Enforcement CBRN Protective Ensemble Selection and Application Guide, NIJ Guide-0116.00.
Main Term(s): Protective equipment
Index Term(s): Biological weapons; Chemical irritants; Police equipment; Police safety; Police standards; Terrorist weapons
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