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Survey: Paulsboro derailment responders experienced headaches, other issues Read more at http://www.philly.com/philly/blogs/gloucester_county/Survey-Paulsboro-derailment-responders-experienced-headaches-other-issues

Consistent with symptoms reported by Paulsboro residents in surveys, some emergency responders involved in the 2012 Paulsboro train derailment experienced headaches and upper respiratory issues during the response to the accident and chemical spill, according to a survey’s findings published this week. Just more than a quarter of the 93 responders to the Nov. 30, 2012, derailment who completed surveys ...

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Baton Rouge hazmat team at Jones Creek Road where construction crew struck gas line | NOLA.com

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UPDATE: Hazmat situation in Oklahoma City, one minor injury reported | NewsOK.com

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Gwinnett Co. 911 Center evacuated due to Hazmat situation

Reposted. Updated: 12:44 p.m. Monday, Jan. 5, 2015 | Posted: 10:22 a.m. Monday, Jan. 5, 2015 Hazmat situation Monday morning. Emergency crews rushed to the building at about 10 a.m. Monday. It’s unclear what caused the fire suppression system to activate. Channel 2’s Steve Gehlbach was at the scene while Hazmat and fire crews were investigating. Police say a member ...

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Cyanide spill closes Tauranga street

Reposted Last updated 15:03, January 5 2015 A cyanide spill at a dentist’s surgery has closed one of Tauranga’s busiest streets. Cameron Road was closed between 15th Avenue and 17th Avenue while emergency services dealt with a small spill of the hazardous chemical. Cordons were in place, with five fire engines and a hazmat (hazardous materials) truck on site. Police ...

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HazMat response at West Seattle’s Southwest Precinct

Reposted Update: Hazmat response at West Seattle’s Southwest Precinct January 4, 2015 at 3:19 pm | In West Seattle news, WS breaking news | (WSB photo: Some of the many SFD units that staged on SW Webster alongside the precinct) 3:19 PM: If you’ve seen the fire units rushing by – it’s a hazardous-materials (hazmat) response to 2300 SW Webster, ...

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Hazmat units dam oil from reaching Haslet creek | The Star Telegram

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Fire/HazMat in Ireland

Ten units from Carlow County Fire Service spent a total of 28 hours battling a blaze which engulfed the old Erin Foods Factory at Cannery Road near Dr Cullen Park over the weekend. The fire is believed to have broken out at around 4.30 p.m. on Saturday evening and there were immediately fears for the safety of people in the ...

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Inactive grenade removed from scene of suspicious death

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Hazmat incident closes one feeder lane on 225

re posted…Posted: Friday, January 2, 2015 3:44 pm | Updated: 3:47 pm, Fri Jan 2, 2015. By Yvette Orozco Responders worked to clear the scene of a hydrochloric acid leak at 225 and Beltway 8 reported Friday (January 2, 2015) afternoon. Pasadena Fire Marshal David Brannon said that the leak was detected by an officer just after 2 p.m. and ...

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