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A Half-hour to Tragedy MERLOT Classic

"The CSB's final written report on the tragedy, which killed two emergency responders and two propane technicians, was... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board
Date Added: Oct 20, 2008 Date Modified: Oct 03, 2013
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Peer review 5 rating
Peer Reviews 5 rating
User review 5 average rating
User Rating 5 user rating
Discussion (2 Comments)
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Inferno: Dust Explosion at Imperial Sugar

״the video includes a new four-minute 3-D computer animation depicting the first explosion – known as a “primary event” –... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Daniel Horowitz, Producer
Date Added: Oct 22, 2009 Date Modified: Aug 25, 2014
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Peer review 5 rating
Peer Reviews 5 rating
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Grain Dust Explosions - Deadly Dust series

These videos which have been produced by Kansas State University are excellent and inexpensive resources
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Anita McDiffett
Date Added: Jul 20, 2006 Date Modified: Aug 28, 2014
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Peer review 4.75 rating
Peer Reviews 4.75 rating
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Fire Behavior and Combustion

This course explores the theories and fundamentals of how and why fires start, spread, and how they are controlled.
Material Type: Learning Object Repository
Author: NFA Higher Ed. Curriculum Committee
Date Added: Jun 15, 2006 Date Modified: May 06, 2007
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Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
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Good quality material; may be reviewed
avg: 4 rating

User review 4 average rating
User Rating 4 user rating
Discussion (1 Comment)
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Learning Exercises (10)
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Anatomy of a Disaster

The anatomy of the disaster at the BP refinery. Management and technical problems are highlighted. Factors that are common... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Chemical Safety Board
Date Added: Aug 29, 2008 Date Modified: Jan 15, 2009
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About this material:
Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
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Good quality material; may be reviewed
avg: 4.5 rating

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Bunk Bed Fire: Fire on the Web

Video and data files from NIST tests.  source code for FastLite or other fire programs that need a fire... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: William Grosshandler
Date Added: Aug 02, 2006 Date Modified: Nov 06, 2012
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About this material:
Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
Editor Review
Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
avg: 5 rating

User review 3 average rating
User Rating 3 user rating
Discussion (1 Comment)
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Fire Dynamics

This course examines fire dynamics within the context of firefighting and its applications to fire situations, including... see more
Material Type: Learning Object Repository
Author: NFA Higher Ed. Curriculum Committee
Date Added: Jun 15, 2006 Date Modified: Mar 06, 2014
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Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
Editor Review
Good quality material; may be reviewed
avg: 4 rating

User review 5 average rating
User Rating 5 user rating
Discussion (1 Comment)
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Fire Experiment Results

The purpose of this web page is to present the results of fire experiments performed at BFRL in several different... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: William Grosshandler
Date Added: Jul 26, 2006 Date Modified: Sep 29, 2007
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Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
Editor Review
Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
avg: 5 rating

User review 4 average rating
User Rating 4 user rating
Discussion (1 Comment)
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Propane explosions in Toronto

You tube video of the August 10, 2008 as taken by some amatuer videographers. Their speculation and comentrary give a... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: You Tube member TVK1337
Date Added: Aug 12, 2008 Date Modified: Sep 22, 2011
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Putting Kitchen Safety First

"Each year in North America, more than 100,000 home fires start in the kitchen, killing hundreds of people and injuring... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: State Farm Insurance
Date Added: Jan 24, 2009 Date Modified: Sep 15, 2014
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Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
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Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
avg: 5 rating

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