Search Materials
Sort materials by
Search Materials
Get more information on the MERLOT Editors' Choice Award in a new window.
Get more information on the MERLOT Classics Award in a new window.
Get more information on the JOLT Award in a new window.
Go to Search Page
Go to Partner Benefits
View material results for all categories
Search all MERLOT
Click here to go to your profile
Select to go to your workspace
Click here to go to your Dashboard Report
Click here to go to your Content Builder
Click here to log out
Search Terms
Enter username
Enter password
Please give at least one keyword of at least three characters for the search to work with. The more keywords you give, the better the search will work for you.
select OK to launch help window
cancel help

MERLOT II






        

Refine Your Search:

Materials 1 - 10 shown of 21 results

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
Peer Review for material titled "Fighting Fire - Sprinklers"
User Rating for material titled "Fighting Fire - Sprinklers"
Member Comments for material titled "Fighting Fire - Sprinklers"
Personal Collections for material titled "Fighting Fire - Sprinklers"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Fighting Fire - Sprinklers"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Fighting Fire - Sprinklers"
About this material:
Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
Editor Review (not reviewed)
User review 4 average rating
User Rating 4 user rating
Discussion (1 Comment)
Personal Collections (none)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

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
Peer Review for material titled "AUTOMATIC FIRE ALARM RESPONSE: "THE BOY WHO CRIED WOLF" SYNDROME?"
User Rating for material titled "AUTOMATIC FIRE ALARM RESPONSE: "THE BOY WHO CRIED WOLF" SYNDROME?"
Member Comments for material titled "AUTOMATIC FIRE ALARM RESPONSE: "THE BOY WHO CRIED WOLF" SYNDROME?"
Personal Collections for material titled "AUTOMATIC FIRE ALARM RESPONSE: "THE BOY WHO CRIED WOLF" SYNDROME?"
Learning Exercises for material titled "AUTOMATIC FIRE ALARM RESPONSE: "THE BOY WHO CRIED WOLF" SYNDROME?"
Accessibility Info for material titled "AUTOMATIC FIRE ALARM RESPONSE: "THE BOY WHO CRIED WOLF" SYNDROME?"
About this material:
Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
Editor Review (not reviewed)
User Rating (not rated)
Discussion (none)
Personal Collections (none)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

How Smoke detectors work

This is a simple and straightforward explantion of the electronics of an ionization type smoke detector
Material Type: Animation
Author: engineering motion, Bill Hammack
Date Added: Mar 31, 2011 Date Modified: Mar 31, 2011
Peer Review for material titled "How Smoke detectors work"
User Rating for material titled "How Smoke detectors work"
Member Comments for material titled "How Smoke detectors work"
Personal Collections for material titled "How Smoke detectors work"
Learning Exercises for material titled "How Smoke detectors work"
Accessibility Info for material titled "How Smoke detectors work"
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 Rating (not rated)
Discussion (none)
Personal Collections (none)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

דרכי התמודדות עם שריפות

דף מידע וובו סרטון העוסק בשריפות יער: כיצד הן נוצרות, התנאים להתפשטותן והשיטות השונות למלחמה בשריפות כאלו כמו שריפוצ מבוקרות... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: - -, - -
Date Added: Jan 09, 2011 Date Modified: Feb 12, 2012
Peer Review for material titled "דרכי התמודדות עם שריפות"
User Rating for material titled "דרכי התמודדות עם שריפות"
Member Comments for material titled "דרכי התמודדות עם שריפות"
Personal Collections for material titled "דרכי התמודדות עם שריפות"
Learning Exercises for material titled "דרכי התמודדות עם שריפות"
Accessibility Info for material titled "דרכי התמודדות עם שריפות"
About this material:
Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
Editor Review (not reviewed)
User Rating (not rated)
Discussion (none)
Personal Collections (none)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

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
Peer Review for material titled "Arc Flash Accident"
User Rating for material titled "Arc Flash Accident"
Member Comments for material titled "Arc Flash Accident"
Personal Collections for material titled "Arc Flash Accident"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Arc Flash Accident"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Arc Flash Accident"
About this material:
Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
Editor Review (not reviewed)
User Rating (not rated)
Discussion (none)
Personal Collections (none)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

Living Room Fire

"In 1996, more than 3,000 people in the United States died due to fires in their homes. Residential fire sprinkler systems... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: National Institute of Standards and Technology BFRL
Date Added: Feb 28, 2008 Date Modified: Feb 28, 2008
Peer Review for material titled "Living Room Fire"
User Rating for material titled "Living Room Fire"
Member Comments for material titled "Living Room Fire"
Personal Collections for material titled "Living Room Fire"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Living Room Fire"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Living Room Fire"
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 Rating (not rated)
Discussion (none)
Personal Collections (none)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

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
Peer Review for material titled "Assembling Your Apparatus"
User Rating for material titled "Assembling Your Apparatus"
Member Comments for material titled "Assembling Your Apparatus"
Personal Collections for material titled "Assembling Your Apparatus"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Assembling Your Apparatus"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Assembling Your Apparatus"
About this material:
Peer review 3.25 rating
Peer Reviews 3.25 rating
User Rating (not rated)
Discussion (none)
Personal Collections (none)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

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
Peer Review for material titled "Class B Foam Rural HazMat Ops"
User Rating for material titled "Class B Foam Rural HazMat Ops"
Member Comments for material titled "Class B Foam Rural HazMat Ops"
Personal Collections for material titled "Class B Foam Rural HazMat Ops"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Class B Foam Rural HazMat Ops"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Class B Foam Rural HazMat Ops"
About this material:
Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
Editor Review (not reviewed)
User Rating (not rated)
Discussion (none)
Personal Collections (none)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

Residential Sprinklers

A video on the effectiveness fo residential fire sprinklers.  The video is presented by the city of Roseville CA
Material Type: Animation
Author: Roseville Fire Department
Date Added: Jun 25, 2007 Date Modified: Jun 25, 2007
Peer Review for material titled "Residential Sprinklers"
User Rating for material titled "Residential Sprinklers"
Member Comments for material titled "Residential Sprinklers"
Personal Collections for material titled "Residential Sprinklers"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Residential Sprinklers"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Residential Sprinklers"
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 Rating (not rated)
Discussion (none)
Personal Collections (none)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)

Main Drain Test

A one-page summary of the procedure for performing a main drain test.  Part of the National Fire Academy's "Coffee... see more
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: National Fire Academy
Date Added: Mar 16, 2007 Date Modified: Mar 16, 2007
Peer Review for material titled "Main Drain Test"
User Rating for material titled "Main Drain Test"
Member Comments for material titled "Main Drain Test"
Personal Collections for material titled "Main Drain Test"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Main Drain Test"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Main Drain Test"
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 Rating (not rated)
Discussion (none)
Personal Collections (none)
Learning Exercises (none)
Accessibility Info (none)
RSS

Results page 1 of 3
2  3  Next Next Arrow
Jump to page