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Who Needs Hazmat Training?

Who Needs Hazmat Training?

OSHA and the DOT require different types of training based on the regulations for the transportation, storage, and usage of hazardous materials. The requirements can be confusing. To clarify them, we created a general guide outlining the different types of hazardous materials training and the employee roles that may need them. Types of HazMat Training and Who Needs It Hazard Communication All...

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What is HAZMAT?

What is HAZMAT?

HazMat is an abbreviation of “Hazardous material”. A hazardous material, or HazMat, is a chemical or agent (biological, chemical, radiological, or physical) which has the potential to cause harm to humans, animals, or the environment, either by itself or through...

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Handling Fentanyl & High Hazard Drug Labs

Handling Fentanyl & High Hazard Drug Labs

I have had the privilege of helping the Drug Enforcement Administration develop and deliver 28 High Hazard Clandestine Drug Lab Training Classes which require the use of fully encapsulated Level A Suits. What is a high Hazard Clan Lab? It is an illegal drug lab which...

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Identifying an Unknown Liquid

Identifying an Unknown Liquid

In the HazMat World, knowing the chemicals that you are dealing with can mean the difference between life and death. This may seem a little dramatic but it is very important to have some basic tools and knowledge to determine the hazards to First Responders. This...

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