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Hazmat at Harwich Fire Station

Update : From the Harwich Fire Department: Earlier today a Harwich Resident brought an envelope to the public safety complex that contained a white powder. The Harwich Fire Department requested a Tier 1 response (minor) from the Massachusetts HazMat Team to evaluate the substance. After a thorough investigation it was determine that the substance was not harmful and that the letter had ...

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San Anselmo street closed during chemical suicide inquiry

HMN- The alarming number of chemical suicide happening in the US makes for a great discussion on how your unit will respond as first or second due! Check out this news article from San Anselmo ans marinij.com   The investigation of a suspected suicide involving chemicals inside a car prompted a six-hour road closure and hazardous materials cleanup Sunday in ...

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Three dead in explosion at Packaging Corporation of America in Beauregard – VIDEO

Explosion LA Breaking News from KPLC: BEAUREGARD PARISH, LA (KPLC) – Three people are dead and one unaccounted for following an explosion at Packaging Corporation of America, Beauregard officials have confirmed. The Beauregard Parish Sheriff’s Office received the call at 11:10 a.m., according to Chief Deputy Joe Toler. Several people are injured. Multiple ambulances have responded and are transporting the ...

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Tanker Fire Explosion in Ohio – Video

Explosion Ohio According to 10TV.com COLUMBUS – Explosion Ohio : All roads have reopened except for one ramp after a single-vehicle crash and large fire near Dublin in northwest Columbus. The crash happened on the ramp from US 33 east to I-270 north Monday morning. Police say a tractor-trailer was on the ramp when the driver lost control and crashed. ...

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1 Killed, Several Injured in Gas Explosion in Illinois Town – video

Illinois Explosion: Natural Gas suspected (Explosion Illinois, Canton) According to AP: Authorities say one person was killed and several people injured in a natural gas explosion in the central Illinois community of Canton. Officials say the explosion Wednesday evening occurred near the downtown square and damaged several buildings. It shattered windows several blocks away and forced the evacuation of residents ...

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Lithium Ion battery explodes at NASA/JPL

HMN- Just when you think it only happens to you, wired.com posted this about JPL. ON JUNE 14, 2016, four researchers at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory were preparing to ship a waist-high, ape-like robot named RoboSimian off-site. They had built the bot to rescue people from dangerous situations that human rescuers can’t hack. The scientists swapped one lithium-ion battery for ...

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Police Bodycam Catches Ohio Explosion

HMN- Mt Healthy, Police believe an oxygen tank was responsible for the Ohio explosion, two people were injured. Check out he video below from Fox. This story and more from breaking news on hazmatnation.com       This FOG can provide an easy and systematic way to plan, set-up, and work through the entire hazardous materials incident, whether small or ...

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AirGas Explosion in Florida, one dead- Update

Source: James Munder/Youtube Latest from PMJ.com: The investigation of a fatal explosion at a Cantonment industrial plant is ongoing, but state officials suspect the blast is the result of an accident in the plant’s loading dock. One person was killed Sunday in an explosion around 12:10 p.m. at the Airgas Facility at the Ascend Performance Materials chemical plant in the 3000 block ...

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Explosion reported at FPL substation in Miami-Dade County – video

According to WPLG: MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – An explosion was reported Tuesday afternoon at a Florida Power & Light substation in west Miami-Dade County. Sky 10 was flying above the substation near Northwest 64th Street and Northwest 72nd Avenue as flames and thick smoke could be seen coming from a transformer grid. About 10,000 FPL customers were initially without power, ...

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