Tommy and Tammy, the world's only child firefighters, are back on the job! One morning, as they wash the fire engine and check the equipment, an urgent call suddenly comes through on the fire station speaker: "Respond Haz Mat Truck Five!" An overturned rail tanker car is leaking acid, threatening the surrounding waterways and environment! This is Tommy and Tammy's first haz mat call; they are excited but nervous. Situations with hazardous materials are dangerous! When they get to the emergency scene, they can tell it's serious; even Chief Bolton looks worried. The twins remember their training and work with their team to safely reroute traffic and set up a safety zone for the firefighters. But it looks like they won't have time to stop the acid leak before it reaches a nearby waterway and endangers the fish and wildlife! Luckily, Tammy comes up with a great idea to contain the acid before it spreads, protecting the environment from a serious threat.Tommy and Tammy, the Firefighting Children (Save the Environment) includes fire safety information and plans, including "do's and don'ts" for children and families. It also covers the importance of water safety and features a water safety quiz for children....
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About the Author
Retired Fire Captain Tim Kennedy worked as a firefighter in a major North American city for twenty-four years. He has been a fire dispatcher, fire prevention officer, and a fire education officer, as well as engaged in fire suppression on hazardous material handling and high angle rescue teams. He has also taught fire, street, and water safety classes to children in schools.Captain Kennedy hopes that one day there will be fire safety plans on the walls of all children's bedrooms and family fire drills performed in all homes. With your help, Tommy and Tammy's firefighting adventures will make a difference, and keep children and families safer.This is the third and final book in the Tommy and Tammy's Firefighting Adventures series. Please check out the first two books in the series: To the Rescue and Their First Fire....