Hazmat

New Jersey Worker Jumps into Acid Vat to Save Coworker

Vat contained 40 to 70 percent nitric acid.

Posted Tuesday, May 8, 2012

First Line Technology Awarded Contract for Joint Sensitive Equipment Wipes (JSEW) from the Dept. of the Army

First Line Technology was awarded a contract for Joint Sensitive Equipment Wipes from the Army Contracting Command. The JSEWs contain FiberTect®, an activated carbon wipe for dry decontamination.

Posted Wednesday, April 25, 2012

600 lb. Pennsylvania Man Extricated from Home

Flatbed tow truck was used to transport patient to the hospital.

Posted Tuesday, April 10, 2012

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Houston Firefighters Rescue Man Overcome Inside Mulch Truck

HazMat team went in and pulled one worker from inside the tank.

Posted Wednesday, March 28, 2012

White House to Adopt International HazMat Label Rules

OSHA says new rules will prevent over yearly deaths and injuries from exposure.

Posted Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Team Tests Emergency Response at Calif. University

The drill was designed to simulate an MCI that evolved into a hazardous material incident.

Posted Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Pool Cleaning Becomes Pennsylvania Hazmat

Caretaker had mixed chlorine and an acid together.

Posted Friday, November 18, 2011

Blast in Tennessee Chemistry Lab Injures Professor and Students

Mix of phosphoric acid and 2-methylcyclohoexanol causes loud explosion.

Posted Friday, November 11, 2011

Hazmat Incident Sickens Students, Closes Art Institute of California

Bucket of cleaning solution sickened several students in a cooking class.

Posted Wednesday, October 19, 2011


 

 

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