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"One of the principal objectives of the research program was to undertand and develop numerical calculation procedure... see more

A Chemical Safety Board Video reporting the factors which lead to the explosion in Danvers Massachusetts in 2006

Join Radio@Firehouse.Com, Through The Smoke host Deputy Chief Billy Goldfeder and his guest, Phoenix Fire Chief Alan... see more

A series of three podcasts.  These are from Firehouse.com radio and feature Doctor Burton Clark on three different and... see more

   Every fire inspector knows that the clearance requirement between sprinkler deflectors and the top of storage is 18... see more

This article covers the problems and solutions to fire spread through concealed spaces.  Builing designs oftern require... see more

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

Whether you work at an industrial plant, school, hospital or even a large apartment building, your site’s facility staff... see more

People who know fire also know that fires depicted in movies and television for entertainment can leave the wrong... see more

This Youtube video shows a lot of things that can go wrong on the fire ground.  

The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) develops and delivers fire prevention and safety education programs in partnership... see more

This is a flashover simulation at the NYSFA for Fire/Arson Investigation Course.  Clearly shows radiative heat transfer.

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

Fire protection and response personnel must be able to understand fire physics if they want to be able to properly apply... see more

Important Fire Safety Information 5/8” Type X Gypsum Wallboard Standards, Testing, and Certification

"There has been increasing litigation against fire departments by applicants claiming they were not hired because of... 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

A comprehensive look at the material in 49 CFR from a practical uses perspective

A great report on the investigation from a criminal prosecution perspective

This is the latest US Fire Administration Research Report.

This report gives data with respect to operational smoke detectors and fatal fires.  This is important reading for AHJs... see more

"In 1996, more than 3,000 people in the United States died due to fires in their homes. Residential fire sprinkler... see more