b. The Chemical Hazard symbols shown in Figure 10 tells the fire-fighters what protective clothing
is required. Look closely at Symbol 1, Figure 10. The protective clothing mentioned is indicated
by the color of the figure in the center and the color of the outer edge of the symbol.
(1) PROTECTIVE CLOTHING SET 1, red figure and rim. Set 1 (Toxicological Agents
Protective (TAP) Clothing) is used when fighting fires involving G, VX, H, and L symbols.
The following clothing must be worn:
MASK, protective or Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA).
SUIT, TAP, M3.
HOOD, TAP, M2.
Figure 10. Chemical hazard symbols (firefighting)