Fire Chief » Hazmat http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Sun, 25 Jan 2015 09:25:48 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 3 lessons for fire chiefs from an oil pipeline break http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/07/3-lessons-for-fire-chiefs-from-an-oil-pipeline-break/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/07/3-lessons-for-fire-chiefs-from-an-oil-pipeline-break/#comments Sun, 07 Sep 2014 23:43:35 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/07/3-lessons-for-fire-chiefs-from-an-oil-pipeline-break/
The importance of preparation played out when a report of oil smell turned into a two-week-long response for an Ohio fire department
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Pa. fire chief won’t crew safety at industrial site http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/03/pa-fire-chief-wont-crew-safety-at-industrial-site/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/03/pa-fire-chief-wont-crew-safety-at-industrial-site/#comments Wed, 03 Sep 2014 15:26:29 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/03/pa-fire-chief-wont-crew-safety-at-industrial-site/
The site has had four flare ups in the past 10 weeks, with no explanation why
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Pa. fire chief won’t risk crew safety at industrial site http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/03/pa-fire-chief-wont-risk-crew-safety-at-industrial-site/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/03/pa-fire-chief-wont-risk-crew-safety-at-industrial-site/#comments Wed, 03 Sep 2014 15:26:29 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/03/pa-fire-chief-wont-risk-crew-safety-at-industrial-site/
The site has had four flare ups in the past 10 weeks, with no explanation why
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5 reasons to consider a modular fire truck http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/26/5-reasons-consider-modular-fire-truck/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/26/5-reasons-consider-modular-fire-truck/#comments Thu, 26 Jun 2014 20:24:30 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=2290
While not as popular as in Europe, swap-body modular apparatus have a definite place in the U.S. fire service.
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Rail safety effort marred by squabbling http://www.firechief.com/2014/04/24/rail-safety-effort-marred-squabbling/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/04/24/rail-safety-effort-marred-squabbling/#comments Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:45:38 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=1465
NTSB chairwoman Deborah Hersman said the government needs to take steps immediately to protect the public from potentially catastrophic oil train accidents.
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