Hazmat Incident at Blagdon Road, Paignton

  Posted: 19.10.19 at 14:02 by The Editor

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Date: 19.10.2019
Time: 09:52
Location: Blagdon Road, Paignton

Fire appliances from Paignton, Torquay and Newton Abbot along with the environmental protection unit from Newton Abbot attended a chlorine leak at a premises. Crews arrived on scene and confirmed a leak had occurred and liaised with staff on site. Ambulance were requested for a number of casualties exposed to the chemical.

Crews used two breathing apparatus and gas monitoring equipment inside the premises, with no readings found. Duty of care was left with paramedics for the casualties, and site staff for the premises.

Date: 18.10.2019
Time: 13:38
Location: Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot

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