Fire Service Scientific Support
Scientific advice and support to the emergency services both on-site and remotely
As the demand for chemicals in industry and at home increases, so too does the need to transport and store them. Inevitably accidents will occur and hazardous materials can be released into areas where they can present a significant risk to the public.
It is vital that fire services have access to qualified scientists who are able to provide expert guidance and support at chemical, radiation and other hazardous material related incidents.
For over forty years we have assisted the fire services in the UK by advising on chemical hazards, and when necessary attending incidents to help with the detection, identification and monitoring of these materials.
Our team uses their experience and training alongside a wide range of equipment to provide essential scientific support for fire services including: