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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
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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
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Death in the OIlfield

Safety Video on Welding Tanks in the Oilfield. Lessons learned are transferable to any hot work situations.
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Chemical Safety Board
Date Added: Aug 29, 2008 Date Modified: May 14, 2010
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Peer review 4.75 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
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Investigating Confined Structure Fires

This is the latest US Fire Administration Research Report.
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: US Fire Administration
Date Added: Aug 20, 2006 Date Modified: Nov 12, 2008
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Peer review 4 rating
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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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Peer review 4 rating
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Sprinklers in your home

PSA announcement for residential sprinklers (humorous).
Material Type: Animation
Author: Fresno (CA) Fire Department, Chief Randy Bruegman
Date Added: Mar 04, 2008 Date Modified: Oct 16, 2013
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Peer review 4.75 rating
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User review 5 average rating
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Writing an Investigation Report

An exercise and format for preliminary investigation reports
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: interFIRE
Date Added: Aug 25, 2006 Date Modified: Apr 04, 2008
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Peer review 3.75 rating
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Trench Rescue Awarenes

A presentation for fire fighters on the hazards and techniques necessary for effective and safe rescue in a trench collapes... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Drew R. Smith, NFA Virtual TRADEing Post
Date Added: Mar 02, 2007 Date Modified: Nov 12, 2008
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Peer review 4.5 rating
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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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Peer review 3.25 rating
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