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  1. USFA Releases Residential Building Heating Fires, Portable Heater Fires Topical Reports

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    Thu, 28 Jan 2010

    heater fires in residential buildings . An estimated ..... heating fires in residential buildings occurs each year ..... cause of all residential building fires, following ..... 800 fires in residential buildings and result in

  2. Download a copy of the USFA's Residential Building Electrical Fires report

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    Fri, 28 Mar 2008

    that occur in residential buildings . An estimated 28,300 residential building electrical fires ..... The report, Residential Building Electrical Fires ..... percent of the residential building electrical fires

  3. Fire Prevention & Protection: USFA Issues New Report on Civilian Fire Injuries in Residential Buildings

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    Wed, 3 Apr 2013

    of fires in residential buildings . Residential building fires resulting ..... cause for residential building fires that ..... injuries in residential buildings resulted from ..... resulting from residential building fires involved

  4. USFA Releases Attic Fires in Residential Buildings Report

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    Fri, 14 Jan 2011

    and a third of all residential building attic fires spread ..... and two-family residential buildings . Residential building attic fires are most ..... m. Attic Fires in Residential Buildings is part of the USFA

  5. USFA Releases Smoking-Related Fires in Residential Buildings Report

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    Thu, 23 Sep 2010

    percent of all residential building fires, they ..... deaths in residential buildings . In addition ..... Finally, residential building smoking ..... percent of all residential building smoking ..... Fires in Residential Buildings topical report

  6. STRETCHING HOSELINES TO UPPER FLOORS OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS , PART 1

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Sep 2003

    standpipes. The focus is on residential buildings , such as apartments ..... This characteristic of residential building design helps firefighters ..... individual tenants. Unlike residential buildings , modern office buildings

  7. USFA Releases Two Topical Reports on Residential Building Fires Involving Individuals with Disabilities

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    Mon, 1 Aug 2011

    characteristics of residential building fires involving individuals ..... disabilities. The reports, Residential Building Fires Involving Individuals ..... PDF, (745 Kb) and Residential Building Fires Involving Individuals

  8. USFA Releases Winter Residential Building Fires Report

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    Tue, 2 Mar 2010

    causes and characteristics of winter residential building fires--those that occur in January ..... and March. The report, Winter Residential Building Fires (PDF, 1 MB), was developed ..... communities safe. "Our nation’s residential building fire experience is collectively

  9. USFA Releases One- and Two-Family and Multifamily Residential Fires Topical Reports

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    Thu, 29 Jul 2010

    family and multifamily residential buildings . The reports, One- and Two-Family Residential Building Fires (PDF, 813 Kb) and ..... One- and two-family residential buildings include detached dwellings

  10. News in Brief

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    Mon, 1 Jan 2007

    fires occurred in residential buildings . These fires were ..... cause of all residential building fires (behind ..... one quarter of residential building heating fires ..... Heating Fires in Residential Buildings , was developed