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  1. One Dead in New Haven (CT) High-Rise Apartment Fire

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    Wed, 11 Jun 2014

    A high - rise apartment fire in New Haven, Connecticut, killed one person and injured a couple of firefighters and residents. Firefighters were called

  2. Five Injured in Los Angeles High-Rise Apartment Fire

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    Sat, 19 Oct 2013

    A fire in a Los Angeles apartment high-rise injured at least five people, including a 2-year-old girl, and displaced residents of 51 units.

  1. Firefighters Respond to Detroit High-Rise Apartment Complex for Seniors

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    Tue, 16 Oct 2012

    Detroit (MI) firefighters responded to a fire in a 12-story apartment complex dedicated to senior housing last night.

  2. Structural Firefighting: Pittsburgh (PA) Firefighters Battle Fatal Five-Alarm High-Rise Fire

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    Thu, 21 Mar 2013

    Pittsburgh (PA) firefighters fought a five-alarm fire this morning at a high - rise apartment building in the city's Shadyside section. One man died on the fifth floor, according to a report from the Pittsburgh Post

  3. USFA Reviews Two Apartment Fires that Affected Elderly Residents

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    Fri, 12 Sep 2003

    USFA) today released a technical review of two high - rise apartment building fires that caused deaths and injuries to ..... and property loss in the future, especially in high - rise apartment buildings and residential buildings with many elderly

  4. Fire News: Four Rescued from Suspicious Chicago Apartment Fire

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    Mon, 12 May 2014

    apartment by the fire, fire officials said. A still and box alarm and an EMS Plan 1 were called for the building, a high - rise apartment with several stairwells. Firefighters arrived at the building and saw the woman at the window of her second

  5. Firefighting News: Australia Man Creates Firefighter Exoskeleton for Turnout Gear

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    Wed, 21 May 2014

    News he was inspired to design the system after reading about the 2010 Shanghai fire that killed 58 people in a high - rise apartment . Read more of the story here http://bit.ly/1j8FYJS

  6. Structural Firefighting: Colorado Firefighters Control Fire at High-Rise Apartments

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    Mon, 30 Jun 2014

    Firefighters battled a fire that broke out early Monday at a high - rise apartment complex in Lakewood, Colorado. A firefighters and four residents reportedly suffered minor injuries in the fire at the 13-story

  7. Firefighting News: At Least Two Firefighters Injured in New Haven (CT) Fire

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    Tue, 26 Aug 2014

    building. The building is reportedly a total loss.   MORE NEW HAVEN FIRE One Dead in New Haven (CT) High - Rise Apartment Fire 200 Residents Displaced at New Haven (CT) Apartment Fire 3 Killed in New Haven (CT) Fire; Firefighters

  8. Firefighting News: Firefighters Rescue Unconscious Woman from Hackensack (NJ) Fire

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    Mon, 21 Oct 2013

    which was burning on the victim's mattress. Read further details at http://bit.ly/GYqAnz . For more on high - rise apartment fires, consider SEARCHING A HIGH-RISE BUILDING FOR TRAPPED VICTIMS , GUIDELINES FOR STRATEGIC DECISION MAKING