The Massachusetts Firefighting Academy is pleased to offer a free Hydrogen Safety Training for First Responders in conjunction with Hydrogen Emergency Response Training Resources, Pacific Northwest, and the U.S. Department of Energy. For additional information, contact: Paul.Betti@MassMail.State.ma.us. Register for this Nov. 9 half-day training.
CDC has a key role in protecting the public's health in an emergency that could harm people's health. This site provides information to help people protect themselves during and after such an event. It also provides information for professionals involved in planning for and responding to emergencies.
Electric Vehicle Safety Training (A Project of the National Fire Protection Association.)
"NFPA's Electric Vehicle Safety Training Project is a nationwide program to help firefighters and other first responders prepare for the growing number of electric vehicles on the road in the United States. NFPA is collecting safety information from hybrid and electric vehicle manufacturers. To access these articles and documents, please visit our manufacturer webpages for Chevrolet, Nissan and Ford." "Reproduced from the Electric Vehicle Safety Training project, (c) NFPA 2011. www.evsafetytraining.org/resources.aspx
"Problem: There is no longer a routine call. Recognize that every response is unique and treat as such. Always wear proper PPE and SCBA." The National Hazardous Materials Fusion Center.
Firefighter Near Miss-CNG Vehicle Explosion file size 6MB
(The Department of Fire Services credits the Seattle Fire Department, Battalion Chief R.R. Hansen, and www.firefighternearmiss.com for their investigative and informational contributions to firefighter safety and education.)
Ethanol for Traffic Incident Managers file size 5MB
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