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"The CSB's final written report on the tragedy, which killed two emergency responders and two propane technicians, was... see more

This course explores the theories and fundamentals of how and why fires start, spread, and how they are controlled.

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

This is an outline for a course in Applications of Fire Research.

"We all know the story--a crowded nightclub outside Cincinnati awaiting the performance of popular 1970's entertainer,... see more

This presentation examines the various biological agents that terrorists could use against food or water supplies. This... see more

This is a companion site to a program that was broadcast on Nova in 2001. Topics include History of Biowarfare, Global... see more

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

During the first part of this class, the instructor describes the natural and man-made forces that lead to coastal... 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

This course identifies the issues, reviews the work of various studies and committees, critique the recommended proposals... see more

This course examines those emergency management principles that are most relevant to executives within tourism,... see more

This site allows downloading of the Emergency Response Guide.  The guide is available in English and Spanish.

The first part of the class is a lecture on the issues and context of ethical hazard mitigation planning and action. The... see more

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

This educational film explores causes and prevention of falls from heights in workplaces. Major topics include fall... see more

CSB Safety Video detailing three accidents at the Dupont facility in Belle, West Virginia.

The purpose of this web page is to present the results of fire experiments performed at BFRL in several different... see more

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

The first part of the class describes the extent of losses from natural hazards, particularly flooding, and summarizes... see more

A respository of Learning Objects for Hazardous Materials Transportation

The first part of the class is a lecture on the public policy and political contexts in which state hazard mitigation... see more

This class reviews the assumptions and actions underlying the implementation of the Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000 at... see more