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CERT provides Firefighter Rehabilitation for Hazmat Drill at West Orange Armory

posted May 3, 2013, 6:39 AM by Matt Dragon   [ updated May 6, 2013, 5:04 PM ]
7 CERT members setup a Rehab area and provided rehabilitation to Firefighters participating in a Hazmat Drill that was held at the West Orange National Guard Armory.  More than 100 first responders attended the joint drill between the New Jersey National Guard and Essex County DECON (decontamination) task-force.  Fire departments from Nutley, Montclair, Bloomfield, Belleville, Nutley, Orange and East Orange as well as Essex County Sheriff's Department, the New Jersey EMS Task Force and University Hospital in Newark all participated.  West Orange CERT worked with The Bell and Siren Club and was assisted by 6 members of East Orange CERT to provide rehabilitation to the first responders that were participating in the drill.