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Hazardous Materials Preparedness

Hazardous Materials Preparedness

Jul 25, 2014

                                           Chemicals and hazardous materials are a part of our every day lives. To ensure the utmost preservation to life, property and the environment, emergencies that involve hazardous materials require trust, coordination and cooperation among responders. Forsyth County emergency response agencies and...

HazMat Drill in Kernersville

HazMat Drill in Kernersville

Jul 8, 2010

KERNERSVILLE – Winston-Salem Fire Department and Kernersville Fire Department participated in a three-day interagency hazardous materials drill from June 28th through June 30th. Hazardous Material Teams and Decontamination Units responded to a real-time mock scenario involving the rescue of victims from a contaminated “hot zone.” Rescue and...