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How to Properly Dispose of AED Batteries: A Step-by-Step Guide

AED Leader

Some areas may have designated recycling centers or collection points for hazardous materials like batteries. If the recycling center is far from your location, consider using a secure courier service specializing in hazardous material transportation. No, AED batteries should not be thrown in the regular trash.

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Proper Preparation for Mass Casualty Incidents

Northwestern EM Blog

Medical support for hazardous materials response. and is vital for building an ED’s capacity for conducting an adequate emergency response to an MCI. References Blackwell, T.H., DeAtley, C., Cone, D.C. (ed). Emergency Medical Services Clinical Practice and Systems Oversight; Volume 2: Medical Oversight of EMS. 3rd edition, p339-351).