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Haz-Mat incident at UCLA results in LAFD Haz-Mat Response

  ABC7    WESTWOOD, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — A hazmat team responded to UCLA on a report of a student being injured in a chemical reaction Tuesday night. After assessing the scene, officials determined the student had only incurred minor lacerations and no chemicals had been spilled. The incident occurred around 8 p.m. at a laboratory inside a four-story science ...

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Multiple explosive devices found at multiple transportation hubs including rail and city airports, believed to have Irish origin

TheGuardian.com    Three improvised explosive devices have been found at separate transport hubs in London in what Scotland Yard believes to be a series of linked incidents. The Metropolitan police’s counter-terrorism command launched an investigation after the packages were found in the post room at Waterloo station, City Aviation House at City airport and the Compass Centre on the grounds ...

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Graniteville 14 Years Later: Lessons Learned, And Lives Remembered

  On the early morning hours of January 6th, 2005 the lives of thousands would change forever. With  hundreds hospitalized, thousands evacuated from their homes, 9 people died as a result of the accident.   There have been many learning lessons since the disaster from better understanding the incident management system, to resource ordering, accountability and initial response considerations.  With ...

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Explosion at High School Leaves 2 Injured, 1 Listed as “Critical, Serious Burns”

CBS4Indy.com   Carmel Fire Department is Responding to a report of an explosion with multiple calls, reporting an explosion in a room in the school, leaving 2 subjects injured, 1 listed as critically burned. CARMEL, Ind. – At least two people have been injured in an explosion at Carmel High School. Crews were called to the scene in the 500 block ...

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Seven injured, including two Firefighters after Ammonia leak

HMN-7 people are injured including 2 firefighters after an Ammonia leak at in industrial complex warehouse. NBC Chicago provides more details.   Seven people, including two firefighters, were hospitalized late Monday night after a Hazmat situation at a northwest suburban warehouse. Streamwood police said officials responded to a fire alarm just after 11 p.m. at 1109 East Lake St., where ...

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