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Investigative Report on Fatal Residential Structure Fires with Operational Smoke Alarms

This report gives data with respect to operational smoke detectors and fatal fires.  This is important reading for AHJs... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: U.S. Fire Administration
Date Added: Aug 19, 2006 Date Modified: Jun 23, 2009
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History of Fire Sprinklers

A brief Hisory of the invention of Fire Sprinklers complete with some drawings of early systems.  The history also... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Mary Bellis
Date Added: Jan 29, 2007 Date Modified: Jul 14, 2010
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Assembling Your Apparatus

"Industrial Fire Chiefs Have Differing Opinions When it Comes to What is Essential Equipment for Their Brigades"
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Anton Reicher
Date Added: Sep 21, 2007 Date Modified: Jul 09, 2013
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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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Arc Flash Accident

A case study (story) of an employee suffered electrical burns in a construction-related accident at a high school.
Material Type: Case Study
Author: BOB UPHUES
Date Added: Oct 30, 2008 Date Modified: Oct 30, 2008
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AUTOMATIC FIRE ALARM RESPONSE: "THE BOY WHO CRIED WOLF" SYNDROME?

We all have heard the story of the boy who cried "wolf," in which a sheepherder continually calls for help for a nonexistent... see more
Material Type: Open Journal-Article
Author: Alexander Lobeto
Date Added: Oct 08, 2011 Date Modified: Oct 08, 2011
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Class B Foam Rural HazMat Ops

From Fire Expo, a presentation available for download in the use of Class B foam
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Fire Expo
Date Added: Aug 31, 2007 Date Modified: Aug 31, 2007
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Clearance Beneath Sprinkler Heads

   Every fire inspector knows that the clearance requirement between sprinkler deflectors and the top of... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: National Fire Academy
Date Added: Mar 16, 2007 Date Modified: Mar 16, 2007
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Fighting Fire - Sprinklers

A British video showing the operation of fire sprinkers. Many myths are dispelled.
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Fife Builders, Ltd.
Date Added: Mar 13, 2012 Date Modified: Mar 13, 2012
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Fire Protection Structures and Systems Design

This course examines design principles involved in structural fire protection and automatic suppression systems, including... see more
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Author: NFA Higher Ed. Curriculum Committee
Date Added: Jun 15, 2006 Date Modified: Feb 09, 2007
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