The Perfect Storm, Ice Cold: No power, no phones, ice-covered roads, microbiological and chemical water contamination, multiple contamination sites, no in-house capability to detect suspected contaminants, calls from the press, incident command system established…
- Describe the key elements of the Water Laboratory Response Plan (WLA-RP), including Water Sector best practices for emergency response.
- Describe the roles that laboratories and others would have when they participate in a response to a water contamination incident.
- Identify EPA Water Security tools.
- Build relationships between laboratories, water utilities, and other stakeholders.
Target Audience: Water utility operators/managers; laboratories; first responders; public information officers; and local, state, and federal agencies.