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

Join the guys Tuesday Night, 9:15pm EST

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

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Attending IAFC HazMat Conference Baltimore – what not to miss.

HazMaters, HazMatgeeks, HazMatoholics (Mark), Glow Worms, HazMat Guys, after a great week of learning … come join the guys from The HazMat Guys Nation Roundtable and HazMatNation Saturday night 8pm.  Thanks to Jason Kerr, aka Kerrdog, of JAX HazMat for yet another great hook up. When:  Saturday 8pm Where:  Peters Pourhouse  111 Mercer st  Baltimore, MD 21202 Why:  Why not! ...

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Hazardous material unit called to post office

HMN- Working and knowing your metering systems is one of our many tools to solve the unknowns. Knowing the tricks of the trade and how do we solve for X are key. Don’t forget to pass the knowledge to the new guy or just have the discussion to stay sharp! Original Story at LI HEROLD The Merrick Fire Department and the Nassau County Hazardous ...

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Its just a fire until its not! Vehicle gas tank explosion caught on tape during house fire in Indiana.

HMN-The danger in emergency services is always compliancy. Its just a fire until the propane tank in the garage explodes or in the case of this Indiana firefighter its the cars gas tank. How many times do you forgo your PPE or take a shortcut. This helmet cam caught the vehicle gas tank explode and fortunately no one was injured. ...

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