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Flashover simulation

This is a flashover simulation at the NYSFA for Fire/Arson Investigation Course.  Clearly shows radiative heat transfer. see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: New York State Fire Academy
Date Added: Jun 15, 2011 Date Modified: Jun 15, 2011
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Fundamental Fire Physics

Fire protection and response personnel must be able to understand fire physics if they want to be able to properly apply... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: National Fire Academy
Date Added: Mar 14, 2007 Date Modified: Mar 06, 2014
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Iron in the fire.

Three iron dust fires in 2011 fatally injure 5 workers in Gallatin, TN.  
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Chemical Safety Board
Date Added: Feb 25, 2012 Date Modified: Jul 22, 2012
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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
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Oil Tank Explosion, Woodward OK

A video by the local emergency management office of a fire and explosion at an oil storage facility.
Material Type: Animation
Author: Woodward Oklahoma Office of Emergency Management
Date Added: Jan 23, 2009 Date Modified: Jun 02, 2011
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Preventing Grain Dust Explosions

Cooperative Extension Fact Sheet.  "In the aftermath of the grain elevator explosion in south central Kansas on... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Ronald Noyes
Date Added: Mar 15, 2007 Date Modified: Mar 15, 2007
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Reading the Fire Heat and Flame

Flames and heat get quite a bit of attention. Flames showing from a couple of windows are sure to increase a firefighters... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Edward Hartin
Date Added: Jul 29, 2008 Date Modified: Jun 03, 2011
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Safely Handle Powdered Solids

An article on preventing dust. Excerpted from a book "Guidelines for handling Powders and Bulk Solids" published by AICHE.
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Russell Kahn, Robert Zalosh, Stanley Grossel, Daniel Silva
Date Added: Jan 16, 2008 Date Modified: Mar 11, 2009
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Spontaneous Ignition

"Spontaneous ignition is a possible cause of unwanted fire. It is a complex phenomenon of combustible material ignited... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: K. Sumi, Y. Tsuchiya
Date Added: Mar 15, 2007 Date Modified: Aug 13, 2013
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Static Sparks

US Chemical Safety Board video on static sparks and safety related to flammable liquids and static electricity
Material Type: Animation
Author: Chemical Safety Board
Date Added: Aug 29, 2008 Date Modified: Aug 29, 2008
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