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Smoking Materials Cause Fire at University of Kansas Fraternity House

Just before noon on August 26, 2014, a fire broke out at the Sigma Chi fraternity house, located in the 1400 block of...

Auditor States San Diego FD Should Hire, Not Rely on Overtime

The San Diego Fire-Rescue Department should consider hiring additional personnel instead of relying on overtime to fi...

Bus Fires: Best Practices for Reducing the Risk

Bus fire safety encompasses many aspects of design, operation, maintenance, evacuation, and first responders. Fredrik...

343 Miles for 343 Fallen Brothers Memorial 9-11 Walk/Run

Please join us on Sunday September 7th,2013 at 5 PM at Delcastle Park on McKennan's Church Road in Wilmington,Delawar...

NFPA Launches Interactive 2014 Fire Prevention Week Quiz

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is offering an online, interactive quiz for members of the ...

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One Hospitalized After Chicago Fire That Prompted Mayday

An elderly woman was hospitalized after a fire yesterday morning that prompted a Chicago firefighter to call a Mayday.

Idaho Firefighters Escape Wildfire; Apparatus Destroyed

Firefighters in Idaho had a near miss when a wildfire overran a Richfield Fire Department apparatus.

Firefighters Hurt in Pennsylvania Tower Ladder Failure

Three Pennsylvania firefighters were hospitalized after suffered reported nonlife-threatening injuries after a tower ladder failed last night.

Detroit Firefighter Injured in Fire at Structure Owned by Hospital

A Detroit firefighter was injured fighting a fire in a building owned by Henry Ford Hospital.

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Smoking Materials Cause Fire at University of Kansas Fraternity House

Just before noon on August 26, 2014, a fire broke out at the Sigma Chi fraternity house, located in the 1400 block of Tennessee Street, Lawrence, KS, near the University of Kansas. 

Auditor States San Diego FD Should Hire, Not Rely on Overtime

The San Diego Fire-Rescue Department should consider hiring additional personnel instead of relying on overtime to fill staffing vacancies, according to a city auditor's report released today.

Bus Fires: Best Practices for Reducing the Risk

Bus fire safety encompasses many aspects of design, operation, maintenance, evacuation, and first responders. Fredrik Rosen of SP Fire Research on current research being conducted in Sweden on bus fire safety and response.

343 Miles for 343 Fallen Brothers Memorial 9-11 Walk/Run

Please join us on Sunday September 7th,2013 at 5 PM at Delcastle Park on McKennan's Church Road in Wilmington,Delaware for the ANNUAL FIRST STATE F.O.O.L.S. 343 MILES FOR 343 FALLEN BROTHERS SEPTEMBER 11th MEMORIAL WALK/RUN.

FIRE FITNESS WITH MICHAEL KRUEGER

...Because They Are Hard

Training is supposed to be hard so that the rest of what you do is easier. Pushing yourself now makes possible going above and beyond what you thought you could do later.

Focused Training

Let’s talk a bit about changing a life based on simple habit to one based on focused and mindful decisions.

What Is Your Training Personality?

Your training is greatly affected by your goals, but your history with exercise, your experience with sports, and your personality have a lot of influence as well.

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Family Members of Injured Kentucky Firefighters Give Update

August 28, 2014 Family members of two Campbellsville firefighters who were shocked while helping Campbellsville University students w...

Fire Engineering

November 2013
Volume 166, Issue 11
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