Fields of expertise
25 June 2018
eNOTICE, the international CBRN exerciseOn the 19th and 20th of June the eNOTICE project set up an international CBRN exercise in Vilvoorde on the topic of preparation and response to a biological type event. Interactions and information sharing between police, civil protection and military collection teams wer...
25 January 2018
Ouvry at the International CBRN InstituteOuvry team training at the International CBRN ICI in Charleroi. Special focus on SIM KIT, a kit composed of 3 unique realistic chemical warfare agents (CWA) simulants, ideal for CBRN training and courses
6 November 2017
Ouvry acquires SIM KIT® patent from Dutch Hotzone Solutions GroupA kit composed of 3 unique realistic chemical warfare agents (CWA) simulants, ideal for CBRN training and courses. French company Ouvry, specialist in CBRN (Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear) personal protectives systems, announces that it has acquired SIM KI...
8 February 2019
Pediatric decontaminationThe French Society of Disaster Medicine has just organized a session “Children and Disasters” in order to better understand the problems raised by children who are victims of a disaster. This gave us the opportunity to review the literature on pediatric decont...
29 January 2019
Plague masks: visual emergence of personal anti-epidemic protective equipmentAn excellent article entitled “Plague Masks: The Visual Emergence of Anti-Epidemic Personal Protection Equipment” written by Christos Lynteris has just been published in the journal Medical Anthropology (2018). Through the invention of masks to protect the res...
11 January 2019
Tear gasesCurrent images show that tear gases are massively used to maintain order during demonstrations. This leads us to ask ourselves some questions to better understand these products: what is their composition, how did they appear, what are their mode of action and toxicity, h...