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.
In this episode, host James Johnson is joined by fellow members of The Roof Perv group—Stephen Tyler, Bill Knight, and Robbie Fisher—for a question-and-answer session.
Raymond O'Brocki addresses some of the fire safety concerns raised by firefighters about tall mass timber buildings.
Daniel Colombini explains how fire departments, buildings departments, and property owners can aid each other in mutual benefit under the guise of fire protection.
Fire destroyed part of a strip mall in the Detroit suburb of Inkster, Michigan, earlier this week. Fire photographer Ian Kushnir provided some photos from the scene.
B. Aaron Johnson uses the case of historic 19th-century fire service figure James Braidwood to show how today’s fire departments can benefit from his research data and leadership.
James Burns describes a new threat posed by refrigerants and urges firefighters and public safety to get involved with helping determine the standards that will help make such installations safer.
Philip Paff contrasts The Grenfell Tower fire of London with a fire in Australia and shows how design, construction, and standards can make a difference in the outcome.
In part 1 of a four-part series, Clay Magee looks at some of the standards that firefighters need to know when it comes to standpipe systems.