Hazmat in the Trenches: The HazMat IQ Revolution

In the world of hazardous materials response and especially involving hazmat chemistry, there is a revolution occurring. It is not just a quiet revolution; in fact, it is an up-roar. Responders across the country are singing the praises of a new way to...


DAVID PETERSON, a Firehouse.com Contributing Editor, is a 30-year veteran firefighter and hazmat team responder. He writes and presents on a variety of fire service issues for numerous websites, trade magazines, and conferences. David is member of the Wisconsin FLAME group, LLC. He has a B.S. in fire service management from Southern Illinois University, is a graduate student in leadership at Grand Canyon University, and is a graduate of the National Fire Academy's Executive Fire Officer Program. You can reach David by e-mail at dcnkm@charter.net.