Hazardous Materials

March 2012

School evacuated over suspicious odour

March 22nd, 2012|

Students at Sir Wilfrid Laurier Secondary School were forced to evacuate on Thursday morning (March 22) due to a suspicious odour in one of the school’s bathrooms.

Emergency crews were dispatched to the school of more than 1,100 students on Milbank Drive at about 11:35 a.m. due to reports of a strong odour in a […]

December 2011

Hazmat called to barn blaze (update)

December 7th, 2011|

The London Fire Department’s hazardous materials unit was on the scene of a large barn blaze earlier today after concerns nearby propane tanks could explode due to the intense heat.

The fire is now under control and the fire crews were able to keep the tanks cool. There were also concerns about burning insulation.

There have […]

November 2006

Bad cabbage smell blamed on tanker

November 25th, 2006|

December 1956

Coal gas incident

December 21st, 1956|

Gasoline Spill

December 21st, 1954|

November 1700


November 30th, 1700|