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Breaking Down Building Intelligence

Jack Murphy and Sean DeCrane have a real-time solution to enable crews to stay ahead of the construction industry and changing building systems.

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Prominent East Lake Shore Drive Building Subscribes to RealView LLC's CommandScope Pre-Plan Program

The 209 East Lake Shore Drive building, a prominent, 20-story luxury residential building, is being life safety pre-p...

The New FLIR PathFindIR II Night Vision Camera

The PathfinderIR II allows first responders to see potential hazards up to four times further away than with a vehicl...

Construction Concerns: Roofing Materials Tests

In his new Construction Concerns, Gregory Havel discusses the ins and outs of roofing materials that firefighters may...

NFA Seeks Students for New Two-Day Pilot

The National Fire Academy is recruiting students for the pilot of its newly developed 2-day course Building Orga...

Training Bulletin: Electric Vehicles

Electric vehicles are becoming more popular every year. Alex Langbell has a training bulletin on hazards firefighters...

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UL Fire Safety Journal 2

In this issue of Underwriter Laboratories' Fire Safety Journal series you can learn more about UL's live burn experiments, computer modeling and statistical analysis -- all reflecting Fire Safety challenges of today.

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Center for Campus Fire Safety

Wrongful Death Suit Expected After Fatal Massachusetts Fire

The family of a Boston University student killed in a fire last year after becoming trapped in her attic bedroom is filing a lawsuit against the landlord and brokers, according to a news report.

Public Education

Firefighters and MDA Celebrate "60 Years Strong"

The Muscular Dystrophy Association and the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) are set to kick off another summer season of the fire fighters' spirited Fill the Boot campaign.

Building Construction

Construction Concerns: Roofing Materials Tests

In his new Construction Concerns, Gregory Havel discusses the ins and outs of roofing materials that firefighters may encounter.  

Codes

HP Recalls Six Million Laptop Power Cords for Fire and Burn Hazard

HP issued the voluntary recall on Tuesday, explaining that a recently discovered overheating issue made the cords a “fire and burn hazard.”

Systems

Rochester (NY) Firefighters Respond to 2-Alarm Fire in Multi-Use Building

At 22:05, the City of Rochester (NY) Fire Department received multiple calls for a fire in a large building at the corner of Anderson Avenue and N. Goodman St.

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HP Recalls Six Million Laptop Power Cords for Fire and Burn Hazard

August 27, 2014 HP issued the voluntary recall on Tuesday, explaining that a recently discovered overheating issue made the cords&nbs...

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