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  1. Fire News: How Technology Can Stop Massive Fires from Destroying Cities

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    Tue, 9 Dec 2014

    NBC News details how technology and sheer manpower can prevent fires from destroying cities More than 250 firefighters battled Monday's downtown Los Angeles fire, which consumed an under-construction

  2. Emphasis Placed on Working Smoke Alarms During Fire Prevention Week

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    Mon, 6 Oct 2014

    has compiled a series of tips sheets that departments and Fire Corps teams can use to educate community members on how to prevent fires and keep their homes and families safe. Wildand Fire Assessment Program : A joint effort of the NVFC and U.S. Forest

  3. Fire Service Industry News: Illinois and Wisconsin Issue Proclamations for Campus Fire Safety Month

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    Sat, 9 Feb 2013

    teaching today’s generation of students about how they can prevent fires and what to do if one should break out, no matter where ..... teaching them about fire safety, they will learn how to prevent fires and the importance of both smoke alarms and sprinkler systems

  4. Public Education: Start Planning Now for Fire Prevention Week

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    Thu, 8 Aug 2013

    are prevention or reaction messages. Try to focus on prevention as often as you focus on reaction; if we can help people prevent fires , our citizens won't need to deal with the loss associated with surviving a home fire. If you want a little help with

  5. UL Fire Safety Journal 3

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    Wed, 28 Aug 2013

    Inside Journal 3 For more than a century, UL has advanced Fire Safety with the goals of helping prevent fires , injury and loss of life and to minimize property damage. Advances in materials, design and construction techniques offer new

  6. Fire Prevention: Ocala (FL) Fire Rescue Provides Fire Prevention Education

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    Wed, 2 Oct 2013

    having a home escape plan, knowing when it is appropriate, what phone number to call in an emergency, and offer tips to prevent fires . Fire Prevention Week is held annually in October in commemoration of the Great Chicago Fire which occurred in 1871. In

  7. Firefighter Safety: Weather Considerations: Cold and Dark

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    Tue, 22 Oct 2013

    and deaths from fire occur in the home. We can honor our fallen firefighters all year long by doing everything we can to prevent fires from occurring in the first place. Remind citizens that combustible items may have accumulated over the spring and summer

  8. El Paso Fire Department Urges Citizens to Stay Safe during the Holidays

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    Sat, 23 Nov 2013

    dangerously hot, hours after use. Always Cook Outside – It is important to keep the fryer under constant supervision to prevent fires . Always cook outside, making sure to stay off any wooden decks or structures (with plenty of space away from them

  9. Battling the Brain Drain

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    Tue, 28 Jan 2014

    instance, I've been told (off the record) that certain fire departments hope their citizens do everything they can to prevent fires in the first place. If a fire occurs and the department can't get there right away, firefighters hope those citizens

  10. UL Fire Safety Journal 1

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    Fri, 2 Aug 2013

    For more than a century, Underwriters Laboratories has advanced Fire Safety with the goals of helping to prevent fires , injury and loss of life, and minimize property damage. Advances in materials, design and construction techniques offer new