Tag Archives: the hazmat guys

Smell of fumes prompts evacuation of Shentel office in Rustburg, Va.

HMN- Rustburg, VA. Smell of chemicals, according to newsadvance.com , prompted all 35 employees to be evacuated. UPDATE: Fumes from air conditioning work at the Shentel office in Rustburg caused an evacuation Thursday afternoon, officials said. Campbell County Public Information Officer Sherry Harding said in a news release crews responded to 94 Ewing Drive, off of U.S. 29, for reports of a chemical spill. ...

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Training Tips for Firefighter and Industrial Trainers

HMN- This episode gives great Training Tips for the  Firefighter, and  Industrial Training  BA/SCBA users alike! Need a confidence builder for your team? Join the conversation on cutting edge ideas and how to keep people engaged and entertained during your next  school, or class, training event. Like Bobby & Mike say “Don’t just get on the Job, Get into the ...

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Haz-Matters in Denver,Co are on HAMER 1

Today’s Haz-Matters are: Denver Fire Departments HAMER 1 Unit in Denver, Colorado We want to know about you! You can have your team, truck, or techs featured on hazmatnation.com by submitting your pictures and hazmat biography to info@hazmatnation.com The Denver Fire Department formed its hazmat team in 1985 and in 1998 The HazMat unit has four personnel assigned to it ...

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3 State Police Officers being treated after chemical spill on I-25

HMN- Liquid Oxygen was spilled and multiple police officers were treated after responding to the spill on September 22, 2016. Video report from the incident from KOB.COM here.      State police say Interstate 25 traffic is now open in both directions after a previous closure. Earlier Thursday, all lanes were closed in both directions on Interstate 25 North and South ...

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HazMat Guys Nation Episode 36 – Fuel leaks, Tech Talk2, Pepper Spray

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Bonding and Grounding – The HazMat Guys Podcast

The HazMat Guys Podcast

HMN – Last week Phoenix area HazMat teams conducted a stinger operation to transfer fuel from a tanker involved in a highway accident.  These operations require actions to ensure static charge will not initiate fire or explosion. Check out the following podcasts by Bobby and Mike, The HazMat Guys, on how to safely perform a bonding and grounding operation.

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Hazmat team swarmed hotel, guests decontaminated

HMN- Local media from Chicago is reporting this as a potential meth lab. Guests were decontaminated and displaced. The call was reported as a fire and quickly changed! Join the HazMat Nation Crew at Firehouse Expo, Nashville for tactical decision making for calls just like this and more! Sign up for “First-Due Tactical Operations for Chemical Incident Hazards: Meth Lab, ...

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The HazMat Guys Nation Roundtable Episode 29 – PPE Selection Review

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Smoke from Wixom building that prompted hazmat response was not toxic

HMN-According to Local News 4 Detroit the smoke was not toxic. WIXOM, Mich. – A large plume of smoke coming from a Wixom business that sparked the response of a hazmat team early Monday morning turned out not to be toxic, police said. Crews shut down Pontiac Trail at Wixom Road for the investigation at Korex Corporation after the smoke was ...

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HazMat Guys Nation Roundtable Episode 26 – CO Incidents, Rail, and more.

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