Tag Archives: odor complaint

UPDATE: Hazmat go door to door after Marlboro sewer main break – Marlboro

Source: APP.com Chris Rotolo The Marlboro Police Department has confirmed reports of a sewer main break near 3 Mccue Road. Officers initially on the scene reported flooding in the area of the address above and neighboring houses. However, new reports indicate that Hazmat, WMUA, and the Water Department are going door-to-door and inspecting various homes to assist with the clean up. ...

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First HazMat of the year? Good job Saginaw Township.

  WNEM TV 5 According to WNEM: SAGINAW TOWNSHIP, MI (AP) – Hazmat crews have been dispatched to investigate a chemical odor. At around 12:30 p.m. on Friday, reports of a chemical odor in Saginaw Township at HealthSource Saginaw prompted an investigation by hazmat crews. According to the Saginaw Township Fire Department, employees at HealthSource accidentally mixed chemicals. The mixture ...

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3 workers treated after Franklin hazmat incident

3 workers treated after Franklin hazmat incident Source: Union Leader Correspondent  By DAN SEUFERT FRANKLIN — Three workers were taken to the hospital after inhaling an unknown chemical from the back of a trailer at a local manufacturing plant Tuesday morning.Fire Department Capt. Bruce Goldthwaite said first responders evaluated 10 people at the Watts Regulator Distribution Facility at 20 Industrial ...

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Hazmat team investigates strange odor in truck at Franklin business

According to news reports from WMUR one person was taken to the hospital in Franklin New Hampshire: Franklin fire officials said a Hazmat team was called to Watts Regulator, a valve technology company after a strange odor was detected coming from the tractor-trailer. One person who smelled the odor felt sick and was taken to a hospital as a precaution. ...

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Palo Alto: ‘Unknown odor’ sends 12 to hospital, prompts hazmat response at Westin hotel

Source: Mercury News By Robert Salonga PALO ALTO — An “unknown odor” that caused respiratory irritation for several guests prompted a hazardous materials response at the Westin hotel Thursday night, according to the Palo Alto Fire Department. The odor, which appeared to emanate from an underground garage area, was first reported to authorities at 9:09 p.m. at the hotel on El ...

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Chemical fumes sickening school kids 1/4 mile away – what was done, and what would you do?

77 Santee School Students Treated in Chemical Spill – Training Perspective Sometimes it helps to use an actual incident to review our own response and put training in a more realistic perspective.   According to NBC 7 out of San Diego: A vapor cloud of chemical fumes sickened 77 school children and four adults on the campus of a school ...

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Resident Mixing Cleaning Chemicals Causes Evacuation of New Jersey Apartments

Source: http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/ A housing facility in New Jersey was evacuated Wednesday due to a hazardous material incident caused by a resident mixing cleaning chemicals. About 80 residents evacuated Seashore Gardens, on W. Jimmie Leeds Road in Galloway Township, after someone pulled the fire alarm, shortly before noon. No one was hurt. Residents re-entered their homes after crew ventilated the building, which ...

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CREWS INVESTIGATE HAZMAT SITUATION IN SAN FRANCISCO

ABCNews SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — Firefighters are working a hazmat situation on Valencia near 26th Street and Cesar Chavez in San Francisco. That’s just blocks away from the 24th Street BART station. They rushed to the scene after reports of a strange odor just before 10 a.m. First responders say about 120 people are evacuated. San Francisco fire officials say ...

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Odor forces evacuation of Homeland Security building – Guam

Source: KUAM It’s the second time this year that the office of Homeland Security and Civil Defense were evacuated due to a reported foul odor.  “At around 8 o’clock this morning some employees from Guam Homeland Security/Office of Civil Defense reported smelling a foul odor as soon as they walked inside,” recalled Jenna Gaminde, the agency’s spokesperson. She confirmed roughly ...

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MCLA Towers Evacuated For Hazmat Incident

Source: By Tammy Daniels iBerkshires.com     NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The Berkshire Towers dormitory at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts was evacuated early Saturday evening because of a strange odor. Students on the fifth floor of Tower A complained of an unidentifiable smell and throat irritation. The towers were closed for more than three hours until the regional hazardous materials ...

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