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  1. From The Jumpseat

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    Mon, 6 Mar 2006

    What follows is the first installment of "From The Jumpseat" - a series of articles discussing the science of firefighting from the standpoint of a working firefighter. My intent is to look at the big picture, but from below

  2. UK Firefighter Is Criticized, Loses Pay After Rescue

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    Wed, 26 Jun 2013

    source of debate in the fire service. For different perspectives on these issues, consider Don't You Just Hate Tradition? , Survivability Profiling : How Long Can Victims Survive in a Fire? , and The Science of Firefighter Safety .

  3. 10 Foundation Stones of Fireground Knowledge for Company Officers

    Magazine Articles

    Fri, 25 Apr 2014

    critical decisions, such as whether to commit firefighters to an interior attack, if you do not understand the nature and science of fire behavior? We are talking here about basics that are critical. We need to know and understand —these are two very different

  4. PRODUCTS/SERVICES/MEDIA

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    Fri, 1 Mar 2013

    Embracing Success; and Have You Forgotten? www.fireeingineeringbooks.com . (800) 752-9764. Discover the NEW SCIENCE OF FIRE SAFETY with Underwriters Laboratories (UL) . Fire dynamics have changed, making fires today more hazardous than ever

  5. Fire Commentary: Picking up the Gauntlet

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    Tue, 15 Jan 2008

    training methodology is its focus on the science of fire behavior and how this relates to fire ..... create a gap between the reality ( science ) of fire behavior and the tactics of fire suppression ..... is no difference whatsoever in the science of fire behavior, meaning a fire in Sweden

  6. NIST releases final report on Charleston Sofa Store fire

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    Sun, 1 May 2011

    related to firefighters is the one that urges that state and local jurisdictions “provide education to firefighters on the science of fire behavior in vented and nonvented structures and how the addition of air can impact the burning characteristics of the fuel

  7. High School Teachers Applaud the Chemistry of Fire

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    Mon, 27 Jul 2009

    the United States more than 3,000 people die and thousands are injured as a result of fire. Our goal was to bring the science of fire into the classroom so students will have a better awareness of the dangers of fire," said Jelenewicz. "Feedback from

  8. Staffing and Tactics for Firefighter Survival

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    Thu, 1 Apr 2010

    percent) in the firefighter fatality reports. It is also tied as the number one factor (ventilation) related to the science of fire behavior. There are numerous reports of firefighters’ falling through burned-out floors. Trusses were not cited as

  9. Fire Behavior

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    Mon, 2 Feb 2009

    our course content is available on our website. When fighting fire it your best weapon is knowledge and understanding the science of fire and how would developed. Into an edge in five. ground state. Depends on being able to accurately predict how the fire

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    fighting -- fire it your best weapon is knowledge and understanding the science of fire and how would developed. Into an edge in five. -- ground state. Depends on being able to accurately predict how the fire
  10. FDIC 2009: Instructor of the Year Award

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    Thu, 23 Apr 2009

    Institute of Standards and Technology. Has worked to better understand fired dynamics and most importantly how to apply the science of fire dynamics to saving the lives of firefighters. They and it's conducted countless lives fire experience to develop an understanding

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    to better understand fired dynamics and most importantly how to apply the science of fire dynamics to saving the lives of firefighters. They and it's conducted countless lives fire experience to develop an understanding of our development