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Spain train crash

Spain Train Crash on CC Camera. The Santiago de Compostela derailment occurred on 24 July 2013 when an Alvia train en route from Madrid to Ferrol derailed just before reaching Santiago de Compostela station. Out of the 222 people (218 passengers and 4 crew) aboard, 78 people were killed and 140 were injured. Unofficial technical […]

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Hybrid car, emergency procedures.

Every second counts when human life is at stake. Too often, valuable time is lost in the process of rescuing crash victims entrapped in their vehicles, especially after severe road accidents. The increasingly safety design of vehicles presents rescuers with a serious challenge. In particular, removing car roofs is becoming more and more problematic. Faced […]

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fire in a wooden house

This is an emergency that we had in Summer 2012. It was very hard because the environmental temperature was very hot (around 40 degrees) and the staff ended up exhausted. The major problems were: 1-There were just available five firefighters for this emergency because rest of the staff went to another emergency. 2-There wasn't enought […]

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