REPORTING: RABBIT ZIELKE
The Tactical Services Division of the City of Chattanooga Fire Department is the emergency response team in the event of a hazardous material exposure or spill. During the recent train derailment in Chattanooga, the team responded to a chemical spill from one of the train cars. This is just one of the scenarios the hazardous materials team is trained to address. The division handles emergency medical services, technical rescue operations, hazardous materials emergency response, and emergency preparedness.
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