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More than 50 injured after Delta jet dumps fuel on L.A. schools during midair emergency

NBC    By Doha Madani Scores of people were exposed to jet fuel or fumes on Tuesday when a Delta flight was forced to dump fuel over a Los Angeles schoolyard and school buildings during an emergency shortly after departing Los Angeles International Airport. At least 20 children were treated for minor injuries after being exposed to the jet fuel, according ...

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HAZMAT responds to special needs school after chemical smell reported

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Middle school evacuated due to hazmat leak


(Sun Chronicle) NORFOLK — Emergency crews took care of a potentially dangerous situation involving a chemical reaction Tuesday at King Philip Middle School. No children were at the school at the time, but staff who were there preparing for the start of the school year were evacuated. The incident started Tuesday morning when town building and fire department officials conducting ...

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Students and Teacher hospitalized after incident at Tennessee school

Student hazmat

Sign up for the Hazmatnation mailing list! HMN-School was dismissed early after a HAZMAT incident that lead to many on scene triages, and some hospitalizations. (WKBW) HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. – A hazmat situation has been confirmed at Merrol Magnet High School in Hendersonville, Tennessee. An official said at least 17 people were triaged at the scene Wednesday morning, and multiple patients, including a teacher ...

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CT HAZMAT calls Industrial Hygienist for school incident

Industrial Hygienist

HMN-Connecticut responders were called to an elementary school where a previous complaint of odor lead to one hospitalization. Upon investigation, a dry powder in one of the janitors closets came in contact with liquid and emitted the fumes.  Industrial Hygienists were called in to assist in ventilating the building properly.  WFSB provides more. An elementary school in Stamford was briefly delayed ...

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Teacher Hospitalized After Acid Spill At Union High School

Union New Jersey HazMat According to CBS: UNION, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A teacher was hospitalized after an acid spill triggered a hazardous materials response Wednesday morning at a New Jersey high school. It happened around 8:10 a.m. at Union High School. Fire officials say a teacher in one of the labs accidentally dropped a container of acid when the handle ...

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Multiple students possibly exposed to chemical at Manhattan school

  HMN-Multiple students possibly came in contact with Copper Sulfate.  The incident took place just before noon Thursday according to CBS New York. NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – More than two dozen people were decontaminated after possible exposure to hazardous materials at an Inwood school Thursday. There was concern several students were exposed to copper sulfate at the Northeastern Academy school ...

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Radioactive Material In The Science Lab At New Hampshire High School

HMN-New Hampshire High School rad incident gets hazmat response. Full story from the New Hampshire Union Leader. KEENE — A radioactive material in the science lab at Keene High School caused a scare at the school Wednesday. The Keene Fire Department was notified at 10:36 a.m. of a possible hazardous materials incident at the school. Initially, firefighters evacuated the second ...

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