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Risk Assessment --Hydraulic Analysis of Water Supplies

Actually the third article in a series on hydraulic analysis . Writen by a technical expert for an international insurer. see more
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Author: Industrial Fire World, John Frank
Date Added: Feb 16, 2007 Date Modified: Jul 09, 2013
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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.
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Author: Russell Kahn, Robert Zalosh, Stanley Grossel, Daniel Silva
Date Added: Jan 16, 2008 Date Modified: Mar 11, 2009
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Setting up a community based anti arson program

A description of the steps necessary to mobilize a community in preventing intentionally set fires
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Author: Unknown
Date Added: Aug 25, 2006 Date Modified: Aug 25, 2006
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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
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Author: K. Sumi, Y. Tsuchiya
Date Added: Mar 15, 2007 Date Modified: Aug 13, 2013
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Swedish Rescue Services Agency

The Swedish Rescue Services Agency (SRSA) promotes practice that improves emergency prevention and emergency response, and in... see more
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Author: Fire Wiki
Date Added: Jul 22, 2008 Date Modified: Jun 06, 2011
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The Physics of ....Fire

This article from Discover Magazine in 2001 gives a simple explanation of the Physics involved in flame recognition by  fire... see more
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Author: Robert Kunzig
Date Added: Jun 21, 2012 Date Modified: Jun 21, 2012
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UN Best Practices Database

Includes descriptions of over 2,150 award-winning solutions to common social, econmonic and enviornmental problems in over 14... see more
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Author: Unknown
Date Added: Mar 19, 2008 Date Modified: Apr 04, 2008
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UNSTATS Common Database (UNCDB)

United Nations Draws selectively on statistics from throughout the UN systems, covering all countries, areas all over 300... see more
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Author: UNCBD Organization
Date Added: Mar 26, 2008 Date Modified: Jun 06, 2011
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Vapor Cloud Explosions

"The paper describes an approach to predicting gasexplosion loads and response which has been developed foroffshore... see more
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Author: P. Hoorelbeke,, Conrad Izatt, J.R. Bakke,, R.W. Brewerton, J. Renoult,
Date Added: Feb 13, 2008 Date Modified: Mar 03, 2010
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What is a fire resistance rating?

The term "fire-resistance" designates the ability of a laboratory-constructed assembly to contain a fire in a carefully... see more
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Author: George M. Kutcher, Jr., CDT, CSI
Date Added: Aug 30, 2013 Date Modified: Aug 30, 2013
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