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Metal roofs can complicate the size-up of buildings for firefighters, writes Gregory Havel.

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Drill: New Architecture = New Tactics

Fairfax County (VA) Fire and Rescue Lieutenant Scott Kraut offers this new Traditions Training dill focusing on one t...

The Residential Building: Our Enemy

Each and every fire to which we respond will not fit the ventilation limited fire behavior model, writes P.J. Norwood.

Fire-Resistive Floor-Ceiling Assemblies

In his new Construction Concerns, Gregory Havel looks at fire resistance ratings for these sections of commercial, in...

AFSA Announces Schedule for 2015 Sprinkler System Planning Schools

The American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) announces the 2015 schedule for its popular Beginning Fire Sprinkler S...

Winds Help Spread Buffalo (NY) Structure Fire

Buffalo (NY) firefighters responded in the late afternoon of October 25, 2014, after several calls reporting a struct...

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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

Mississippi State University Fire Displaces More Than 150 Students

A candle started a fire of the third floor of the four-story Oak Hall dormitory, on the campus of Mississippi State University last night.

Public Education

Professional Fire Fighters of Nevada Share Christmas Tree Safety PSA

The Professional Fire Fighters of Nevada (PFFN) recently shared a public service announcement on Christmas Tree Safety produced this year.

Building Construction

Drill: New Architecture = New Tactics

Fairfax County (VA) Fire and Rescue Lieutenant Scott Kraut offers this new Traditions Training dill focusing on one tactical challenge found in a hybrid of the Texas Doughnut and the Podium construction architecture.

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Drill: New Architecture = New Tactics

Fairfax County (VA) Fire and Rescue Lieutenant Scott Kraut offers this new Traditions Training dill focusing on one tactical challenge found in a hybrid of the Texas Doughnut and the Podium construction architecture.

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Extension Cord Likely Cause Of Bellevue (PA) Fire

The Bellevue fire marshal believes an early Wednesday morning fire was caused by an extension cord

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Extension Cord Likely Cause Of Bellevue (PA) Fire

November 26, 2014

The Bellevue fire marshal believes an early Wednesday morning fire was caused by an extension cord

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October 2014
Volume 167, Issue 10
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