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Responder Safety and Health

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The Responder Safety and Health (RSH) Program ensures that plans, personnel, equipment and systems are in place to protect the safety and health of responders.

About Responder Safety and Health 

The RSH program at the Florida Department of Health has numerous RSH projects in progress:

RSH Updates 

The results of the Responder Safety and Health County Health Department Self Assessment are now available. The purpose of the self assessment was to take a collective snapshot of the current level of RSH preparedness and plans at Florida's CHDs and utilize the results to support the development of statewide RSH tactical documents.

The Executive Summary provides a review of the purpose, benefits, data analysis, and recommendations of the self assessment results.

RSH Resources 

To view federal, state, and local RSH resources please follow this link: Responder Safety and Health Resources

*Note: This page contains materials in the Portable Document Format (PDF).  The free Adobe Reader may be required to view these files.