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The anatomy of the disaster at the BP refinery. Management and technical problems are highlighted. Factors that are... see more

Video and data files from NIST tests.  source code for FastLite or other fire programs that need a fire descriptor. ... see more

"The CSB has identified over 60 fatalities since 1990 due to explosions and fires from hot work activities on tanks. Hot... see more

""Hazards associated with conducting research at chemical laboratories in academic institutions. Investigation Details:... see more

A British (UK) reference for meeting requirements of regulatory bodies regarding the durability of structures in a fire... see more

This is a shortened edited version of a 29 minute Video produced by the University of Michigan and marketed by Pyramid... see more

"Because of the significant impact wall and ceiling finishes and furnishings, such as drapes, curtains and decorations,... see more

Kansas and South Carolina Require Code Footprints as part of submittals for review.  Other states are considering the... see more

A forklift towing a trailer collided with a line containing highly flammable liquid propylene, causing a release and a... see more

These videos which have been produced by Kansas State University are excellent and inexpensive resources

Excerpts from the Wildland Urban Interface Code relative to fire resistive construction in this vulnerable areas of... see more

This booklet provides a generic overview of a standards-related topic. This publication does not alter or determine... see more

A forklift towing a trailer collided with a line containing highly flammable liquid propylene, causing a release and a... see more

A US Chemical Safety and Investigation board safety video detailing 2010 hot work accident at DuPont in Buffalo NY.  The... see more

This is a simple and straightforward explantion of the electronics of an ionization type smoke detector

Clean one-page summary of the NFPA 704 diamond communication tool.

This video was developed by the US Chemical safety Board and highlights issues with reactivity based on the experience... see more

"Spontaneous ignition is a possible cause of unwanted fire. It is a complex phenomenon of combustible material ignited by... see more

"FM Global's Property Loss Prevention Data Sheets provide large-scale businesses, facility and risk managers, as well as... see more

A brief Hisory of the invention of Fire Sprinklers complete with some drawings of early systems.  The history also... see more

The 20th edition of the Gypsum Association’s flagship publication depicts over 600 systems that may be used for... see more

"The paper describes an approach to predicting gas explosion loads and response which has been developed for offshore... see more

Article produced by U of Missouri and posted on the National Agricultural Safety Database (CDC)

This is a video covering roof fires and particularly the role of roof ventilators in roofs.  It has some very fascinating... see more