Technical Rescue: Collapse and Entrapment at Omaha (NE) Industrial Site

01/20/2014
Update 8:00 p.m. Eastern: All employees who were missing after a fire at a Nebraska industrial plant have been accounted for as of Monday night, the Omaha mayor's office said in a press release obtained by CNN affiliate KPTM. Two people died in the incident, said spokeswoman Carrie Murphy. Update 7:30 p.m. Eastern: At least two people died, according to Douglas County District Attorney Don Kleine. The scene at the International Nutrition plant has turned from a rescue operation to a recovery mission, authorities said. Firefighters still are searching the site of a fire and partial building collapse for bodies, interim Omaha fire chief Bernard Kanger said Update 6:00 p.m. Eastern: CNN repo...

To access this articles and others like, join the Fire Engineering Training Network today.

LOGIN TODAY

FE Logo

Log into Fire Engineering and you'll have total access to the industry's leading online resource for finest training simulations, articles, instructional videos and much more.

Why Join the Fire Engineering Training Network?

Only Fire Engineering Training Network members have full access to the most comprehensive database of fire firefighter training information in the worlld.  Fire Engineernig has been around since 1877, offering peer-reviewed training techinigues and techonologies for firefighters.

Gain unlimited access to the most comprehensive database of firefighter training info in the world.

Membership in the Fire Engineering Training Network includes:

  • Exclusive Online Access to FireEngineering.com News & Articles
  • Fire Engineering Magazine Historical Archives (Online-Only)
  • Annual Print Subscription to Fire Engineering Magazine
  • Annual Digital Subscription to Fire Engineering Magazine

Join Now

Additionally, if you attend FDIC International in the spring, membership to the Fire Engineering Training Network is included in your registration fee.

Click here to SUBSCRIBE or LEARN MORE ABOUT THE FIRE ENGINEERING TRAINING NETWORK