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Odor Causes Maine Hotel Evacuation

People were evacuated from a Bangor, Maine, motel after an odor was noticed and six people, including four firefighters, were sent to the hospital with respiratory problems.



Posted Friday, August 7, 2009

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Hundreds Hospitalized in Mass. HazMat

Noxious fumes at a trash disposal facility sent 119 people to hospitals Monday, including two who were listed in critical condition.

Posted Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Dozens Sick at Mass. Trash Facility

At least six people have been transported to St. Luke's hospital, with two reportedly in cardiac arrest.

Posted Monday, August 3, 2009

Perfume Spray Sickens 34

Fire officials suspected that carbon monoxide or some other toxic fumes had sickened almost 150 people at a Texas bank call center.

Posted Thursday, July 30, 2009

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Medical center teaches paramedics to handle disasters

The scenarios "stress them, and that is the whole point," according to David Jaslow, a doctor with the Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia who helps run the courses. "If they overcome their fears in the classroom, they can do it in real life."

Posted Monday, July 27, 2009

Chicago factory explosion injures 2

Posted Friday, July 17, 2009

Calif. Pesticide Overspray Sickens 12

Posted Monday, July 13, 2009

NH Worker Hit with 4,000 Volts

Posted Monday, July 6, 2009

Deadly Confined Space Incident in Queens

Posted Tuesday, June 30, 2009






 

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