Hazmat

D.C. Paramedics Hospitalized After EMS Call

Person not feeling well becomes a hazmat scene.

Posted Thursday, January 16, 2014

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Water Ban Lifted for Parts of West Virginia

14 people were admitted to the hospital after exposure to contaminated water.

Posted Monday, January 13, 2014

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Four People Hospitalized After West Virginia Chemical Leak

A total of 32 people sought treatment for nausea and vomiting.

Posted Saturday, January 11, 2014

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Chemical Spill Shuts Down Much of West Virginia Capital

4-methylcyclohexane contaminates the Elk River.

Posted Friday, January 10, 2014

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Burning Train Derailment Causes Evacuation of North Dakota Town Residents

Rail cars near Casselton are being allowed to burn out.

Posted Tuesday, December 31, 2013

World War II First Aid Kit Causes California Hazmat Response

Kit with crystallized picric acid taken to disposal site.

Posted Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Pennsylvania Paramedics Treat 17 People Exposed to Ammonia Leak

11 patients transported to three area hospitals.

Posted Wednesday, August 7, 2013

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Terror Fears Keep Toxic Plants Hidden from Public

Fear of attack and poor communication leaves first responders in the dark about hazards.

Posted Thursday, May 30, 2013

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Chemical Fire Extinguished at Maryland Train Derailment

CSX train collided with garbage truck in Baltimore suburb.

Posted Wednesday, May 29, 2013


 

 

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