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Preincident Intelligence of Inactive Buildings, Part 1

A fire department that does not have full sight of the district it protects is not likely to be successful when confronted with unrealized hazards, writes Eric Bachman.


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Fire Forces Evacuations at Culver City (CA) Hospital

Alteration Projects in Occupied High-Rise Buildings

Such renovation projects present a challenge to responding firefighters, especially when the fire protection systems ...

Nash County (NC) Firefighters Battle Tavern Fire

Shortly after 11 p.m. on January 25, 2015, Nash County (NC) 911 Center was receiving calls of flames coming from the ...

Fire Behavior at Underwriters Laboratories Aims to Save Lives

Underwriters Laboratories in Northbrook are using two test labs to simulate conditions in residential structure fires.

Key Appointment Announced for Advanced USA

Child and Father Rescued From House Fire In East Brainerd

The Tri-Community Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched and removed the pair from fire and heavy smoke conditions.

Firefighters Control Belleville (NJ) Fire

At around 18:20 on January 11, firefighters from the Belleville (NJ) Fire Department responded to a reported house fi...

Denver Firefighters Undertake High-Rise Training

For the first time ever, the Denver (CO) Fire Department allowed news cameras to follow new recruits on their journey...

Detroit Fire Strikes Three Dwellings

Fire photographer Dave Traiforos provided some photos of a recent fire that took place in in southwest Detroit.

Detroit Firefighters Battle Fire at Vacant Dwelling

Dave Traiforos shares some photos of fire crews responding to a fire that consumed a vacant dwelling.

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Seven Ohio Firefighters and Three Home Occupants Injured in Fire

January 29, 2015

Akron firefighters rescued two women trapped inside a burning home Thursday morning.

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