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Reference : V-P-IE-E-00028
Date : 18/06/2018
Country/Region : IRELAND
Caption : Twenty participants from a wide range of units take part in a four-day training on chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) hazards hosted by the defense forces of Ireland and organized by the ICRC Weapon Contamination Unit.
Photographer : DONNELLY, Stephen
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : The training aims to provide staff with the knowledge, skills and understanding to safely undertake activities in areas where there is a risk of contamination from CBRN agents. The participants are trained to wear CBRN Protective Personal Equipment (PPE) that can allow them to carry out operations in contaminated areas. Throughout a series of exercises, staff execute tasks in gas filled environments, and then practiced decontamination.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 4928x3264
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour