The HazMat Guys Nation Roundtable

The HazMat Guys Nation Roundtable E2 Chem Suicide

The HazMat Guys Roundtable Episode 2 – Chemical Suicide Training for First Responders Bobby Salveson and Mike Monaco of the HazMat Guys Podcast and Phil Ambrose and Bob Coshignano of HazSim and HazMatNation discuss chemical suicide incidents. The LIVE blab format allows fellow first responders to log in and ask questions and interact. Watch here where the guys discuss basic ...

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The HazMat Guys Nation Roundtable Episode 2

The HazMat Guys Nation Roundtable Episode 2 – Don’t miss it. Join us every Tuesday at 915 pm EST! This a live blab.im roundtable, held every Tuesday at 21:15Hrs EST. Come join us by following either @thehazmatguys1 or @hazmatnation  

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The HazMat Guys Nation Roundtable -Episode 1 Jan 5th @ 9:15 pm EST

Join the discussion!  Click the image or the link here to join for free. The HazMat Guys Nation Roundtable – Episode 1 January 5th at 9:15 pm EST The HazMat Guys/Nation Blab Session      

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UPDATE: Names of deceased, injured released in Wayne County industrial accident

  Source: WITN The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office has released the names of the men who were killed and injured in an industrial accident Monday night. Deputies say the accident happened at SPX Transformer Solutions, Inc. on U.S. 117 in Goldsboro around 6 p.m. Monday. Deputies say Dennis Martin, 51 of Goldsboro, and Daniel Craig Anderson, 33 of Dudley, were ...

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Construction worker dies after chimney fall at Yale

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Source: AP and FOX61 NEW HAVEN — A worker who fell 60 feet into a confined space on Saturday died from his injuries. Yale University Police initially responded to calls of a crisis situation at the Central Power Plant on 120 Tower Parkway, shortly before 10:30 a.m . According to fire officials, a 53-year-old workman fell into a smokestack while ...

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Danger underestimated in manure pits

Below is an excellent article on the dangers of methane asphyxiation. According to Colleen Kottke of www.wisfarmer.com It’s a tragic tale that has become all too common. A farm worker enters a manure pit to perform a simple maintenance task; probably one he’s done many times before. Only this time he is overcome by the deadly gases released during composition of ...

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Confined space rescue in Mesa

FOX 10 News | fox10phoenix.com Source Fox 10 News MESA, Ariz. – MESA, Ariz. (AP) – Authorities say two construction workers were injured in an accident at a work site along the Loop 202 freeway in west Mesa. Mesa Fire and Medical spokesman Forrest Smith says the workers suffered “crushing type injuries” Tuesday morning while they were in a 4-foot-deep ...

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Seattle employer fined $424,850 for safety and health violations

Source: http://lni.wa.gov/News/2015/pr150730a.asp Inadequate emergency response plan for fuel spills one of many concerns Tumwater – A marine terminal operator in Seattle is facing more than $400,000 in fines from the Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) in connection with multiple serious safety and health violations at its facility on Harbor Island. L&I recently cited Seattle Bulk Shipping for more than ...

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Seattle employer fined more than $215,000 for serious safety and health violations

Source : http://www.lni.wa.gov/ Tumwater – A Seattle employer has been cited for multiple serious workplace health violations after a worker became entangled in a rotating shaft while working inside a confined space. In connection with the citation, the Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) fined Industrial Container Services $215,250 for exposing workers to serious harm or even death. L&I cited the ...

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Fire officials say worker who fell into silo on Far South Side has died

Source: Chicago Sun Times A worker died after falling into a silo filled with toxic material Monday afternoon at a South Deering neighborhood company on the Far South Side, a fire department official said.

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