Safety Advisories

First Responder Safety Precautions for Dealing with Unknown Opioids


Please see this Download this pdf file. linked factsheet for all first responders on precautions for dealing with unknown opioids. 

Fentanyl Safety for First Responders

The White House released a fact sheet of recommendations for first responders to protect themselves from exposure to opioids. The document was released as an appendix to the final report of President’s Commission on Combatting Drug Addiction.

The Fentanyl Safety Recommendations for First Responders fact sheet and an overview of the project are posted on the White House website.

Resource on Acrylfentanyl and Naloxone Effectiveness

This Download this pdf file. one-pager resource corrects previous incorrect and misleading news regarding certain synthetic opioids and naloxone effectiveness.

Fentanyl

Download this pdf file. Fentanyl Briefing Guide for First Responders

 

Page last updated 12/13/2022