HAZMATTERS

Hazmatters: West Windsor Fire & Emergency Services N.J.

HMN-West Windsor Township is home to a collection of unique challenges to emergency response agencies, including; hazardous materials releases, confined space rescues, transportation emergencies and large public gatherings. To confront these threats the Township has purchased a specialized vehicle called Special Operations 45, which is outfitted with equipment necessary to control and mitigate a hazardous materials release or perform a ...

Read More »

Hazmatters: Central Fire Protection District Santa Cruz, CA.

HMN- This weeks Hazmatters of the week are from the Central Fire Protection District in Santa Cruz, California. Central Fire Protection District responds to emergency and non-emergency hazardous materials incidents. Such incidents could include actual or potential spills, leaks, and exposures to substances that pose a threat to life, health, and/or property. District personnel are certified as Hazardous Materials First Responders and ...

Read More »

HAZMATTERS of the FDNY

HMN-Today’s HAZMATTERS are big time friends of HMN! With a large hazmat presence in the Big Apple we’ll start with a VIP station tour of Haz Mat 1, from “The Hazmat Guys” Hazardous Materials Company No.1 is housed in Queens New York and is a city wide response company made up of its first and second piece manned with Specialist and ...

Read More »

Hazmatters of Green Bay Metro Fire Department

HMN- HAZMATTERS: Green Bay Metro Fire Department & Brown County Hazardous Materials Response Team.   This Haz-Matters is brought to you by THE HAZ-MAT GUYS Podcast. “Don’t just get on the job, get into the job” Visit thehazmatguys.com for details! The Brown County Hazardous Materials Response Team was established in 1989 to provide specialized emergency response capabilities within Brown County and ...

Read More »

HAZMATTERS: Arlington County Fire Department

HMN- We asked and Arlington County answered in today’s HAZMATTERS Department Name: Arlington County Fire Department State: Virginia County: Arlington Population Served: 225,000 We asked Staffed Unit or On Call? Single pull. Hazmat Team is comprised of 2 Engines, a Heavy Rescue, a Medic Unit and Special Operations Chief. Hazmat Unit is staffed by 2 from one of the Engine Companies. ...

Read More »

HazMatters Submission Form

Read More »

Today’s Haz-Matters: Glendale , AZ Fire Departments Special Operations

HMN- Today’s HAZMATTERS are from Glendale, AZ! Glendale Fire Department’s Special Operation units respond to both Hazardous Materials (HazMat) and Technical Rescue (TRT) calls. HazMat calls may include an accidental or intentional release of dangerous chemicals, flammable substances, biologic or radiologic agents. Some of the causes of these incidents include accidents, construction mishaps, drug labs or terrorism. TRT calls involve ...

Read More »

“Election Night” Haz-Matters: Washington DC Fire

HMN- Shout Out to the protectors of our Capitol City! Tonight’s Haz-Matters are the Washington D.C. Fire/EMS Department and the brothers and sisters who are protecting the  leaders of the free world. No matter who wins, we think the DCFD Hazmat has the popular vote. We want to know about you! You can have your team, truck, or techs featured on ...

Read More »

Today’s Haz-Matters: The City of Fort Myers Fire Department

Today’s Haz-Matters:  The City of Fort Myers Fire Department The City of Fort Myers Fire Department HazMat team is staffed with 42 personnel, trained to the technician level, who each complete a minimum of 36 hours of annual training. The HazMat team is capable of providing identification, stabilization, and mitigation of hazardous materials incidents including events involving weapons of mass ...

Read More »

Haz-Matters: The Louisiana State Police (LSP), Emergency Services Unit (ESU)

HMN- Today’s Haz-Matters are the troopers of The Louisiana State Police (LSP), Emergency Services Unit (ESU). We want to know about you! You can have your team, truck, or techs featured on hazmatnation.com by submitting your pictures and hazmat biography to info@hazmatnation.com The Louisiana State Police (LSP), Emergency Services Unit (ESU), is the primary agency in the state of Louisiana with both ...

Read More »