FANWOOD VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT
5/2017 - NS Railroad First Responder Training
Fanwood Fire Department members attended Norfolk Southern's 'Operation Awareness & Response' course.
OAR teaches first responders the dangers and initial steps needed after a freight train derailment, particularly if hazardous materials are involved.
The training was held on modified freight cars temporarily located on Amtrak's Northeast Corridor line in Linden.