IDLH: Understanding the Limits of Firefighters’ Safety

IDLH: An acronym for “Immediately Dangerous to Life or Health,” referring to the level of a hazardous atmosphere that poses an immediate threat to life or can cause irreversible health effects. Firefighters use this term to determine the level of protective gear and equipment needed to safely enter a dangerous environment.

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Last Updated on February 22, 2023