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  1. Structural Firefighting: FDIC 2014 Preview: Jerry Knapp on House Fires

    Online Articles

    Tue, 11 Mar 2014

    contributor, will be presenting " House Fires : Modern Strategies and Tactics ..... tactics for new hazards presented by house fires , including exterior fire envelopment ..... Alternate strategies for modern house fires will be presented. JERRY KNAPP is

  2. House Fires More Easily Preventable Than Homeowners Think Says Safety Organization

    Online Articles

    Fri, 2 Dec 2011

    INDIANAPOLIS Each year, approximately 27,000 house fires start in chimneys or fireplaces, while nearly 16,000 ..... Consumer Product Safety Commission. Thats roughly 41,000 house fires a year that can be prevented. The Chimney Safety Institute

  1. House Fires More Easily Preventable Than Homeowners Think Says Safety Organization

    Online Articles

    Fri, 2 Dec 2011

    INDIANAPOLIS – Each year, approximately 27,000 house fires start in chimneys or fireplaces, while nearly 16,000 ..... Product Safety Commission. That’s roughly 41,000 house fires a year that can be prevented. The Chimney Safety Institute

  2. Fire News: Three Injured in Dallas House Fires

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    Wed, 7 May 2014

    Firefighters in The Colony and Carrollton fought large house fires Wednesday afternoon, injuring three people, reports NBC Dallas The fire in The Colony broke out around 1 p.m. Wednesday on

  3. Fire News: Thee House Fires in MO Blamed on Space Heater Misuse

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    Sat, 19 Jan 2013

    The Springfield Fire Department (MO) details that three house fires in the last week were caused by misuse of space heaters, reports the News-Leader. On Monday, a house burned when a resident

  4. Fire News: MA Fire Officials Report Two Fatal House Fires

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    Sun, 6 Jan 2013

    reminding Massachusetts residents to make sure their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms are working in the wake of two fatal house fires , reports the Associated Press. Spokeswoman Jennifer Mieth of the Department of Fire Services in Stow says a man died

  5. House Fires : Modern Strategies and Tactics for Aggressive Operations

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    Thu, 20 Nov 2014

    of strategy and tactics for new hazards presented by house fires , including exterior fire envelopment caused by extremely ..... interactive scenarios. Alternate strategies for modern house fires will be presented. Please join us for this webcast sponsored

  6. House Fires : New Threats, New Tactics

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Apr 2013

    BY JERRY KNAPP House fires today are different than when our fathers ..... ride the back step back then, when house fires were not a significant threat to their ..... don't ride the back step anymore. House fires have changed as well. They are our

  7. FDIC 2014: Session: House Fires : Modern Strategies and Tactics for Aggressive Operations

    Conference Sessions

    Thu, 10 Apr 2014

    of strategy and tactics for new hazards presented by house fires , including exterior fire envelopment caused by extremely ..... interactive scenarios. Alternate strategies for modern house fires will be presented for consideration.

  8. HIDDEN HAZARDS OF HOUSE FIRES

    Magazine Articles

    Sat, 1 Nov 2003

    frequently reported in recent years, house fires are burning hotter and spreading ..... hidden hazards you may encounter in house fires . PEOPLE-INDUCED HAZARDS The ..... were thought to be "routine" house fires . You no doubt have your own challenging