Coast Guard, BP-Husky Toledo refinery to conduct spill response exercise

 Coast Guard, BP-Husky Toledo refinery to conduct spill response exercise
CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard’s Marine Safety Unit Toledo, Ohio, and representatives from the BP-Husky Toledo refinery are scheduled to hold an oil-spill response exercise, Tuesday and Wednesday at various marinas in the Toledo area. The exercise is designed to provide emergency response personnel an opportunity to improve pollution response preparedness by testing local contingency plans and...

Coast Guard participates in 2013 National Preparedness Response Exercise Program

Coast Guard participates in 2013 National Preparedness Response Exercise Program
LOS ANGELES – Nearly 250 first responders participated in a National Preparedness Response Exercise Program in Los Angeles including U.S. Coast Guard, Chevron, California Department of Fish and Wildlife Office of Spill Prevention and Response, NOAA, Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, Los Angeles County Fire Department, El Segundo Fire Department, Oiled Wildlife Care Network, Marine...

Coast Guard announces National Preparedness Response Exercise Program 2013

Coast Guard announces National Preparedness Response Exercise Program 2013
LOS ANGELES – The Coast Guard will hold a National Preparedness Response Exercise Program pre-exercise Public Outreach event on that is free to attend on May 13, 2013 in Los Angeles. Static displays such as mobile communications posts, skimming vessels, and other oil spill response equipment will be available for viewing from noon until 4 p.m. The event will be held in the parking lot at the...