Tag Archives: cbrne

Vehicle Explosion After Suicide Attempt at John Wayne Airport

OCRegister.com   Bomb squad and FBI officials were investigating an explosion in a truck that occurred at an off-site parking lot for John Wayne Airport on Tuesday, Dec. 11, with Orange County sheriff’s officials saying the explosion appeared to be a suicide attempt.   Sometime after 7:30 a.m. the explosion was reported at the Main Street Parking lot across the ...

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BBC: Inside The Russian Assassination Squad

BBC reports how Russia sent an assassination squad to Salisbury to murder former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia. In the first nerve agent attack in Europe ever, this brazen and reckless attack risked contaminating thousands of people in the public.   With exclusive access to the Salisbury investigation, reporter Jane Corbin hears for the first time from ...

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Suspected gas attack in Syria reportedly kills dozens

HMN- Accounts of the chemical attack estimated nearly 100 victims including children according to CNN.com At least 70 people, including at least 10 children, have been killed in what is suspected to be one of the deadliest chemical attacks in Syria in years, activist groups say. Airstrikes hit the rebel-held city of Khan Sheikhoun in Idlib province on Tuesday morning, ...

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Terrorist in the middle east carrying out chemical experiments on its prisoners as it moves labs into residential neighbourhoods

HMN- With the international threat of CBRNE terrorism how are you preparing? Not only hazmat teams but all public safety in your jurisdiction should be aware of ongoing dangers and threats. Stay safe brothers and sisters.   The full story from The Telegraph here  Islamic State has moved its chemical weapons operation to densely populated residential areas and is testing ...

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Disaster response has more than one patch – Phoenix area Special Ops teams rely on teamwork

HazMatNation Staff  – May 5th, 2015 Phoenix AZ – Special Operations teams from area Fire Departments met last week for a series of Regional Response Task Force Drills. Regional partners include teams from Glendale, Chandler, Peoria, Scottsdale, Daisy Mountain, Tempe, Phoenix, Surprise, Buckeye, Gilbert, Goodyear & Mesa. Specialized teams tackled technical response scenarios which included a collapsed 5 story parking garage, ...

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