Emergency Kits, Chemical/Biological Agent Protection, Infant
Definition : Chemical and biological agent emergency kits intended for use on infants (e.g., babies, toddlers). These kits typically include a baby carrying frame with adjustable straps to hold the baby and a transparent hood; canister filters that absorb and/or neutralize the contamination agents; and a feeding system with a bottle. Some kits include a battery-powered blower to circulate the air in and out of the hood. Infant chemical/ biological agent emergency kits are provided for long term storage (e.g., 10 years) in a ready to use condition in health care facilities and at home; they are intended for emergency teams, rescuers, and/or the general population; the kits may be stored in health care facilities and at home.
Entry Terms : "Child Biological Agent Emergency Protection Kits" , "Infant Biological Agent Emergency Protection Kits" , "Child Chemical Agent Emergency Protection Kits" , "Infant Chemical Agent Emergency Protection Kits"
UMDC code : 20725