The Science of Firefighter Safety

By Dr. Stefan SvenssonI made a presentation at a conference in Atlanta a couple of years ago. About 70 people were in the audience. It was a small but great audience and, because of the reporting of a journalist who attended the presentation, the rumor about my presentation spread like wildfire across the United States (and the rest of the world, too). You might even have been engaged in the discussions flourishing on the Internet and probably in a lot of fire stations. A couple of weeks after the event, I visited the fire service in New Zealand, and even the members in a small volunteer fire station knew all about it. It's a small world, isn’t it?I believe it was a very refreshing ...

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