Ray O'Brocki examines the issues presented by having sprinkler systems turned on early to protection buildings under construction.
The Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition (HFSC) will award stipends to 30 qualifying fire departments that demonstrate a plan to conduct community outreach during home Fire Sprinkler Week 2021.
The panel reviews the Philly high-rise fire that claimed the lives of Captain David P. Holcombe, Firefighter Phyllis McAllister, and Firefighter James A. Chappell.
A City Council bill written after a 2018 fire killed FDNY Lt. Michael Davidson on a film set won't trim safety requirements for filmmakers.
Two Petaluma residents escaped their home relatively unscathed thanks to a smoke detector and a sprinkler system that helped keep the fire small.
Bill Gustin examines the purpose and function of pressure reducing-valves. Video by Robert Hernandez.
Danny Stratton takes this look the challenges firefighters face when responding to “continuous” structures.
Chris Naum offers a primer on the anatomy of building construction.