Firefighters, officers, and chiefs are accustomed to certain ways of responding. If a person calls the fire department for an odor of smoke coming from the kitchen during dinner time, the responding units will make assumptions based on the type of call and the time of day it occurs. 
Fire Dynamics

In today's Humpday Hangout, Hosts Aaron Heller, Steve Pegram, and Brad French will talk with Captain Seth Barker and Lt. Chris Divver of the ISFSI Understanding Basement Fires technical panel about basement fires and the ongoing research done by ISFSI and UL.