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A one-page summary of the procedure for performing a main drain test.  Part of the National Fire Academy's "Coffee Break... see more

  The late Boston Celtics coach Red Auerbach once was quoted as saying, "It’s not what you tell them…it’s what they... see more

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

A video by the local emergency management office of a fire and explosion at an oil storage facility.

Cooperative Extension Fact Sheet.  "In the aftermath of the grain elevator explosion in south central Kansas on Monday,... see more

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

A description of the process for codifying the requirements for residential fire sprinklers by National Fire Sprinkler... see more

John Frank addresses "basic fire protection features found in most buildings and how to incorporate them into your... see more

A Fire Engineering training video covereing removal of an accident victim from a motor vehicle with emphasis on the newer... see more

A description of the steps necessary to mobilize a community in preventing intentionally set fires

This podcast includes experts who discuss the importance of prevention, detection and suppression and some time-tested... see more

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

The " final exam" for the USAR training by the Florida State Fire Marshal’s Office.  This video shows the approaches take... see more

Here’s the scenario: It’s 10:30 PM and you arrive at a 2,500-square-foot house with heavy smoke showing from two sides... see more

These are animations depicting the operation of major types of sprinkler system valves. These are large files (~ 12 meg)... see more

PSA announcement for residential sprinklers (humorous).

An exercise and format for preliminary investigation reports

"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

PBS Video  (aired June 20, 2006) on the Toxic Substances transportation and potential threats. 

A check list with multiple links to related sites for workplace planning for security and fire/explosion prevention and... see more

There are several related resources on this site.  These were developed as part of a USFA grant and are tested and... see more

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

When the fire house shakes and the windows rattle, you don’t need the dispatcher to tell you there is a problem.  David... see more