Hazardous Materials Safety Officer Class Now Online

Response Technologies Corporation’s “Hazardous Materials Safety Officer” course, previously a traditional classroom program, is now available online. Starting June 2020, hosting organizations like Local Emergency Planning Committees (LEPC’s)...

HazMat in History – Newton, Mass.

No call is ever “routine”. It is not uncommon for hazmat technicians to respond to facilities in their response area that they have become familiar with over time; especially to those facilities that offer unique hazards or exceptionally hazardous processes. After...

Serving the Fallen

Steve McCarthy serving at the 2019 National Fallen Firefighters Memorial at the National Fire Academy in Emmitsburg, MD. Instructor Spotlight – Chief Steve McCarthy (Ret). In addition to helping Response Technologies deliver quality programs, Steve also...
Solutions to Technician Chemistry Training: Just the Right Amount

Solutions to Technician Chemistry Training: Just the Right Amount

The most important components of producing a valued hazard analysis are the material’s physical properties and chemical hazards. The importance of analyzing the appropriate information is astronomical, as it tells a technician how the product will move and its...
Rapid Product Hazard Analysis Pt 1: The Concept

Rapid Product Hazard Analysis Pt 1: The Concept

It is important to remember that developing a complete risk assessment at the hazardous materials emergency involves 1) product hazards analysis, 2) container analysis and damage assessment, 3) evaluation of the environment surrounding the incident, and lastly 4) the...