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Tue. Dec 23rd 2014
New Patient Decontamination Guidlines from US DHS and H&HS

   Please review the new guidlines: http://yourfirstdue.com/manager/data/1198811401/File/patient-decon-natl-plng-...

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Tue. Oct 14th 2014
PADOH Ebola Information

Ebola The Pennsylvania Department of Health (PADOH) has been monitoring the Ebola outbreak since it ...

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Thu. Oct 9th 2014
Pressley Ridge Day School - Fire Prevention Detail

Five members of Team 800 spent Thursday afternoon providing fire prevention awareness as it is related to hazardous materials...

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Tue. Dec 23rd 2014

   Please review the new guidlines: http://yourfirstdue.com/manager/data/1198811401/File/patient-decon-natl-plng-guide.pdf Goals of patient decontamination:  Achieve an improvement in patients’ acute health outcomes by reducing short-term morbidity andmortali...

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Tue. Oct 14th 2014

Ebola The Pennsylvania Department of Health (PADOH) has been monitoring the Ebola outbreak since it began earlier this year and will continue to do so – particularly in light of the first case being confirmed in the U.S. The department is in c...

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Thu. Oct 9th 2014

Five members of Team 800 spent Thursday afternoon providing fire prevention awareness as it is related to hazardous materials at the Pressley Ridge Day School.  Students were able to participate in learning what it is to Don and Doff firefighting and hazmat gear.  Look at fire hoses and wa...

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Thu. Sep 11th 2014

We have no words but only a heart that carries the pain of that day and we honor all the men, women and children that died that day in the air, on the ground, and in the crushing rubble and fire. 

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Sat. May 24th 2014

An animal decontamination class was coordinated by the Westmoreland/Fayette County Animal Rescue Team (CART) .  A presentation from Fayette and Westmoreland HAZMAT Team Technicians provided information on the the hazardous materials incidents as they relate to caring for animals in prepara...

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Thu. Oct 23rd 2014

Team 800 was called to assist New Alexandria, Crabtree, and Bradenville fire departments to provide emergency mitigation for a tractor trailer insulated tank truck carrying  3 products of SAE 5w30 (20,320#, 2911g), SAE 10w30 (11,040#, 1529g), and EP 150 (WD40) (15,920#, 2149g) that ha...

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Thu. Sep 25th 2014

The Pennsylvania DEP had located a fuel spill and requested local fire companies in the South Huntingdon Township area to assist in containment and location of source.  Once local responders arrived on scene they called for assistance of the Team to provide additional boom and locatio...

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Mon. Sep 22nd 2014

Team 800 was activated to assist Station 24 with a heating oil truck leaking fuel.  Approximately 20 gallons of heating oil released of which 10 gallons was captured in five gallon buckets and 10 gallons that spilled on the roadway that was recovered with absorbant material and placed into aste...

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Thu. Jul 31st 2014

Team 800 was requested to assist Monessen Police with a Marijuana growing operation in a residential home.  7 personnel responded and implemented air monitoring and water sampling within the structure to ensure conditions were safe for police to complete the search warrant.  Multiple meter...

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Fri. Jul 18th 2014

Team 800 was dispatched automatically for a gas line rupture involving a residential service line.  A landscaping crew attemting to remove shrubbery around a gas meter pierced the line with a steel digging iron and ruptured the buried steel service line that was 2" below the surface. ...

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Recent Calls
Thu. Oct 23rd 2014
Tanker Truck Roll Over MVA - WD40 and Motor Oil

Team 800 was called to assist New Alexandria, Crabtree, and Bradenville fire departments to provide emergency mitigation for&...

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Thu. Sep 25th 2014
Assist Other Agencies-Fuel Spill

The Pennsylvania DEP had located a fuel spill and requested local fire companies in the South Huntingdon Township a...

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Mon. Sep 22nd 2014
Heating Oil Truck Fuel Spill

Team 800 was activated to assist Station 24 with a heating oil truck leaking fuel.  Approximately 20 gallons of heating ...

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