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A dozen fire engines were battling the blaze caused by the explosion; at least nine were injured by the blast. ...
Fire chief to NTSB: "What we were looking for at that point in time, as much as anything, was information from the engineer or a conductor. We really wanted to know what was on ...
Not knowing the hazardous materials they faced or how to address them doomed an under-trained firefighting force. ...
Part of understanding why so many firefighters died in the recent explosions is knowing how their fire service is structured. ...
The fire suit is designed to protect firefighters from exposure to carcinogens ...
It took firefighters from several departments about two hours to bring the fire under control. ...
One doctor called the survival of the 19-year-old firefighter found after 32 hours 'miraculous;' An unknown number of firefighters are still missing. ...
About 97 firefighters and aircraft contained the fire in Chernobyl's exclusion zone. ...
The elevated levels of carbon monoxide sickened 13 people, seven were transported to the hospital. ...
Police found the meth lab in a utility room; two men, one an employee, were arrested. ...
With no standards to guide us, the best way to do gross decontamination on scene is anyone's guess. ...
A hazardous-materials team contained the spill with earthen dams, and the oil didn't appear to affect any waterways. ...
Following a near-miss, one department compiled 12 lessons learned for dealing with alternative-fueled commercial vehicle fires. ...
No injuries were reported and no workers were on site when the blaze started ...
The smoke from dozens of fires burning in Saskatchewan travel high into the atmosphere, where the upper layers have strong winds that can carry the smoke great distances. ...
A new plan is crafted to finally douse the underground fire before it reaches toxic waste. ...
Fire caused by malicious intentions was not anticipated, and provisions to keep out hazardous materials were not in place. ...
The Associated Press MARYVILLE, Tenn. — At least one car of a CSX train carrying a flammable and toxic substance derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee, prompting the ...
White Deer Volunteer Fire Department says the explosion occurred at a gas booster station as crews worked on a 4-inch gas line. ...
The fire started inside a tank once used for hydrogen cyanide; 14 plant workers were injured. ...