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Confined space rescue successful at San Diego shipyard

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  HMN-According to authorities the employee working inside the confined space suffered a medical emergency and needed extrication. When you respond to confined space situations as this one, does your crew generally don fresh air, as a precaution? What kind of air monitoring is your team prepared to do in this type situation? (Fox 5 San Diego)   SAN DIEGO ...

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Crews called to San Diego business for Vermiculite and other chemicals


(10News) SAN DIEGO (KGTV) – Chemicals and other items were seized during a raid carried out at a San Diego business Tuesday. DEA agents and other law enforcement officers converged on a business at 2020 Hancock Street in Mission Hills — next to the Spin nightclub — and spent hours removing items from the offices. A hazmat crew was also ...

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97 pounds of Fentanyl seized in San Diego


  HMN-Authorities have seized 97 pounds of Fentanyl in San Diego this week.  According to AP, this amount is enough to kill 14 Million people. Federal authorities in San Diego say they have seized one of the largest loads ever in the U.S. of the potent synthetic opiate Fentanyl. An indictment unsealed Monday says federal drug agents seized over 97 ...

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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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