Entries by Tim Karney

Are You at Risk from Secondary Exposure to Fentanyl?

Are You at Risk from Secondary Exposure to Fentanyl? Simplified Fentanyl Response Saves Lives and Money INCIDENT: Officer Exposed During Fatal Overdose Response LOCATION: Wareham, Massachusetts RESPONDING DEPARTMENT: Onset Fire Department Fentanyl is changing the rules of the game for all first responders. There’s no such thing as an easy call anymore.  Chief Ray Goodwin of the Onset Fire Department in Wareham, Massachusetts can attest to that. A […]

Have You Ever Been Hit with Pepper Spray?

Have You Ever Been Hit with Pepper Spray? FiberTect Wipes Reduce the Pain Fast  THE INCIDENT: Removal of Pepper Spray LOCATION: Springdale, Arkansas RESPONDING DEPARTMENT: Springdale Fire Department Your eyes burn.  Your skin feels like it’s on fire.  It’s hard to breathe.  The effects are temporary but are painful enough to deter and stall an attacker.  If you’ve […]

Dahlgren Decon Awarded Federal Laboratory Consortium’s Excellence in Technology Transfer 2018 Award

Decontamination Product Neutralizes Fentanyl, Chemical, and Biological Agents Chantilly, Virginia April 25, 2018: First Line Technology congratulates its technology transfer partner, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) on winning the Federal Laboratory Consortium’s Excellence in Technology Transfer Award for 2018. A research team at Dahlgren led by Chris Hodge developed the decontamination solution which […]