EmS & MFAG dealing with Hazardous Cargoes
EmS stands for Emergency Schedules
MFAG stands for Medical and First Aid Guide..
The EmS Guide contains guidance on Emergency Response Procedures for Ships Carrying Dangerous Goods to be followed in case of incidents involving dangerous substances, materials or articles, or harmful substances (marine pollutants), regulated under the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG Code)..
Information on medical first aid is provided in the IMO/WHO/ILO Medical First Aid Guide for use in accidents Involving dangerous Goods (MFAG), which is the chemicals supplement to the International Medical guide for ships (IMGS) which is published by the World Health Organization (WHO), Geneva.