March 29, 2012
In this training scenario, the wrong chemicals have been added to a storage tank at this facility, injuring two people. Firefighters in the Hazmat suits (on left) have just moved the two victims from the contaminated building in the rear to a decontamination area where the victims are decontaminated by other members of the Hazmat team.
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From March 19-21, the Fairfax County government held a three-day emergency exercise called Operation: Enduring Collaboration during which county agencies and partners worked through worst-case scenarios relating to a major tornado outbreak in Fairfax County.