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Building Collapses in Roseville (MI) Commercial Fire

Building Collapses in Roseville (MI) Commercial Fire

On Sunday November 16, 2014, the Roseville (MI) Fire Department was dispatched along with auto aid from the St. ...

CA Highway Tanker Crash Injures Four Firefighters Working at Crash Site

While the California Highway Patrol and firefighters were helping after a two-car accident on the 210 Freeway, a tank...

Navistar Introduces Multi-Purpose Vehicle Designed For Global Disaster Relief Efforts

At this week's AIDF (Aid and International Development Forum) Disaster Relief Summit in Washington, D.C., Navistar, I...

Detroit Firefighters Run Out of Air at Commercial Fire

At about 2000 hours on Monday, November 17, 2014, Detroit 4th Battalion companies were dispatched to a reported ...

Chicago Fire Crews Extinguish Structure Fire

On November 14, Chicago firefighters responded to a working fire in an occupied dwelling, and fire photographer Steve...

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Building Collapses in Roseville (MI) Commercial Fire

November 25, 2014 On Sunday November 16, 2014, the Rose...

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Fire Engineering

October 2014
Volume 167, Issue 10
Imaging the Tube

Firefighting Engine Company Operations: Elephant Hunting with a BB Gun?

Big fires require as big a water flow as you can produce to extinguish, writes Paul Shapiro, and for firefightin... Read More


Imaging the Tube

2 Girls Die in Detroit (MI) House Fire

Two girls were killed early Wednesday in a suspicious house fire in Detroit, Michigan, after they reportedly refused ... Read More


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