For many with low or fixed incomes, mobile homes provide an affordable housing option that's hard to beat. But affordability can come at a cost.
Tim Olk shares photos of Chicago firefighters operating at a partial building collapse.
A construction scheme to service high rent tenants created a virtual bomb, causing the 2015 gas explosion in Manhattan's East Village that killed two people, injured 19 others and leveled three buildings, prosecutors said Monday during the start of trial.
Philadelphia firefighters responded to a multi-alarm fire this afternoon in the Parkside section of Philadelphia.
In this episode of "The Built Environment," host James Johnson is joined by special guests John Mittendorf and Vinnie Dunn to talk building construction.
"The buildings of today become our work environments of tomorrow, and any changes to building materials and systems directly impact the way we perform our duty," writes James Johnson.
On Monday, residents and firefighters of the city of Hackensack (NJ) paused to remember the five firefighters who were killed in the line-of-duty during the 1988 Hackensack Ford fire. Ron Jeffers, who was at the fire, shared some photos from the 31st annual commemoration of that terrible event.
Construction Fire Safety Coalition Administrator Raymond O’Brocki offers this indepth look at how strict adherance to fire codes protect fire service members and civilians alike on construction sites.
Bob Bartosz shares photos of North Carolina firefighters responding to a fire in a '40s-era commercial structure.