What is a Haz Mat Team?
It’s a team of specially trained members who respond to hazardous material spills, accidents, etc. Some local volunteer fire departments have teams of technicians or members trained in specialty areas such as decontamination procedures. The town’s team is comprised of employees from public safety, who have had specialized training.

They work together and drill together to maintain their proficiency. They assist the local volunteer fire departments by providing hazardous materials technicians who have had extensive training and are able to work in fully encapsulated suits. The town team also maintains specialized equipment including monitors and testing equipment including meters.

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1. I had a fire in my home, how can I get a copy of the fire report?
2. Is there a time when I can take my children to a firehouse to learn about fire safety?
3. How do I apply for a tent permit?
4. My child has been playing with matches. Should I be concerned?
5. What is a Haz Mat Team?
6. Why do the Fire Marshals perform business inspections?
7. What are some of the things the Fire Marshall looks for when inspecting a business?
8. If the Fire Marshal finds violations, do I get a warning or will they give me a summons?