19th May 2015 BASSA – REPORT FUME EVENTS

We have not seen large numbers of people reporting symptoms following these incidents (fume events) on aircraft which are very rare. ROBERT GOODWILL MP – AVIATION MINISTER This is the misconception held by ministers and corporate industry. We urge you to submit an incident form to BASSA and also to the Global Cabin Air Quality…

CDC – TOXIC SYNDROME DESCRIPTION Nerve Agent and Organophosphate Pesticide Poisoning

The purpose of this document is to enable health care workers and public health officials to recognize an unknown or suspected exposure to a nerve agent or an organophosphate (OP) pesticide. Nerve agents are chemical warfare agents that have the same mechanism of action as OP organophosphate pesticides insecticides. They are potent inhibitors of acetylcholinesterase…