Hazardous Materials and Conditions

Hazardous materials and conditions may be present as a result of damaged building materials containing lead or asbestos, sewage-contaminated items, or hazardous materials such as chemicals or cleaning products present in floodwater. Heat stress and cold stress may be present when working long hours. Fire and carbon monoxide poisoning from combustion sources may also be a concern.

Here are some useful resources to recognize and address these kinds of hazards: