Tag Archives: funny

HAZMAT response before HAZWOPER

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HazMat Medic gets needle screwed into bone

HazMat Medic – Tough to the bone HMN – It is not uncommon to have a hazmat medic on your team.  However, in the world of Fire based EMS and HazMat it is rare to have a HazMat team under the umbrella of an EMS agency.  They are few and proud but EMS based HazMat Medics are a strong bunch.  Here we ...

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Training Tips for Firefighter and Industrial Trainers

HMN- This episode gives great Training Tips for the  Firefighter, and  Industrial Training  BA/SCBA users alike! Need a confidence builder for your team? Join the conversation on cutting edge ideas and how to keep people engaged and entertained during your next  school, or class, training event. Like Bobby & Mike say “Don’t just get on the Job, Get into the ...

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Yolks on you as chicken producer spills acid, firefighters scramble to respond

Photo credit: travaasa.com HMN- Apparently the chickens were first due to the acid spill at the midwestern chicken producer GNP. Answering the question which came first. Minnesota based GNP whose brands are Gold’n Plump and Just Bare called for responders after a faulty valve caused the spill. No firefighters or staff were injured during the incident which can only be described as ...

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Is this the biggest fart ever? Explosion at human waste management company caught on camera

Source: Daily Mirror The huge explosion could be seen for several miles and emergency services ordering everyone to stay indoors because of possible pollutants in the air A waste plant explodes in this dramatic video, creating a huge – and probably very smelly – mushroom cloud. Dashcam footage taken from a car about a mile away shows the moment a ...

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Friday Fun – It looks so easy from here.

Throw on a level A suit and simple tasks become, well, not so simple. Only a hazmatter would understand. The Leak Prop

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Friday Fun – Going through the decon

Source: YouTube No words for this one…just another day at the office.

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You may be a hazmat first responder when – Friday Fun

You may be a hazmat first responder when: Road trip games involve FOG guides and the ERG – When on the beach a pelican has a completely different meaning to you. Decorating may involve a level of PPE You are the first to notice when the guy is NOT wearing PPE You find this funny since the periodic table is ...

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Bed bugs found at Portsmouth fire station – HazMat on scene…;)

Source: wavy.com PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – They are used to battling fires, but some Portsmouth firefighters are battling something else, bed bugs. Deputy Fire Chief Jim Hoffler told 10 On Your Side command staff learned of the bugs Sunday. “Anything that affects our people is a concern for us,” he said. Hoffler said a city-contracted exterminator found an adult and ...

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Why being careful with pressurized cylinders is important – Video

Source: Helghan Empire via Youtube Training video from GCD2013 And a funny one – originally posted on a Facebook Dive Site:

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