Tag Archives: odor complaint

Four sheriffs sent to hospital after hazmat incident at Kamloops courthouse

HMN- Canadian officials respond to the local  courthouse to a report of a possible hazmat incident according to CBC News.      Kamloops RCMP say four sheriffs and one prisoner were taken to hospital after an incident at the Kamloops courthouse late Wednesday afternoon. According to police, when a prisoner who was suspected to be in possession of a bag ...

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Gonna wash that gray right out of my hair…HazMat on scene in Canada

Hazmat call on Kozlov Street might have been someone washing their hair Odour ‘ten times stronger than nail polish’ Story from BarrieToday.com Barrie fire, police and Simcoe County Paramedics responded to a call on Kozlov Street  According to BarrieToday.com: Barrie Firefighters, Police and Simcoe County Paramedics responded to a hazmat call on Kozlov Street just after 10 a.m. Tuesday. Samantha ...

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Foul Philly odor not flatulence or gas leak but non-toxic chemical

According to Metro.us: A smell similar to rotten eggs that permeated many parts of Philadelphia Friday night wasn’t flatulence but the release of a non-toxic chemical, NBC10 reported. A sulfur-like scent can sometimes indicate a gas leak, according to Philadelphia Gas Works, so many residents flooded PGW and local authorities with concerned calls. The odor stretched from South Philly and ...

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Feared Hazmat Incident Sickens 26 At Pier 96 Recology Recycling Center

HMN- Are you ready for this call? You’re unit could be the next story on Hazmat Nation. This story comes from ABC7 Photo via SFFD. Twenty-six people were treated for nausea this morning at Recology’s Pier 96 recycling center after being exposed to what officials initially thought might be a hazardous chemical spill. According to ABC 7, there is no ...

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29 Children at Florida Preschool Fall Ill in Suspected Hazmat

HMN- 29 children ill and no one knows why! Authorities say more than 20 children at a South Florida preschool have been hospitalized after suffering from nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and dehydration. Lauderhill police and fire spokesmen tell the Sun Sentinel (https://goo.gl/2AkeCD) that 19 children from Ave Marie Friends Preparatory School shared gurneys Monday as paramedics loaded them onto ambulances for ...

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Seminole County officials attempt to find source of foul odor

HMN- According to WESH2NEWS  SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. — Officials are trying to identify the source of a foul odor near the Seminole and Volusia County line, along the Interstate 4 corridor that extends into the Sanford and Lake Mary areas. Seminole County, Lake Mary and Sanford fire departments have responded to multiple gas leak incidents that are attributed to the ...

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Odor In Toilet Promoted HazMat Team Response

HMN-Massachusetts’ hazmat team called to flush out strange order according to WWLP. While you’re at it today why don’t you check out a HazMat Podcast that doesn’t stink! Check out The Haz Mat Guys Podcast CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Massachusetts’ hazmat team was called to Chicopee, Monday night, to deal with a situation on Fuller Road. Chicopee Fire Captain Patrick ...

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Lebanon Police evacuate home after smell of gas, materials for Meth manufacturing found

HMN – Once again it is unlikely the initial call was “Meth Lab” but your classic “Odor complaint”.  Stay safe out there and keep your eyes open on any run – EMS, FIRE, or check the welfare. According to Fox17: Wilson County, Tenn.–Lebanon Police, Wilson County Emergency Management Agency, and the city’s Hazmat Unit evacuated a W. Adams Street home ...

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Hot pepper cooking leads to HAZMAT evacuation of high-rise building

HMN-This isn’t you grandma’s chili powder! This story was brought to you from 13wham.com ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHAM) – Emergency crews were called to a high-rise apartment building in Rochester Monday after someone microwaved a hot pepper. Initial reports came in around 10:20 a.m. for a HAZMAT situation at the building on Van Auker Street near Atkinson Street.   “I went ...

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Chemistry Lab Found Hazmat Team Called In

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HMN-  Is it the science or is it more simple than that; maybe we just drive big trucks and that makes this job so interesting ?  But, every day in hazmat it’s something different! Today the excitement comes from West Hartford, Connecticut.   (AP) – Authorities say hazmat crews were called to a Connecticut home to remove potentially hazardous materials ...

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