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Fire Prevention Study: Kids Respond to Positive

Fire Prevention Study: Kids Respond to Positive

Fire Prevention week may be months away, but it’s not too early to begin planning for the event and it’s never a bad time to teach fire prevention to kids. Read more


Restaurant Building Fires Report

Restaurant Building Fires Report

Emmitsburg, MD – The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) United States Fire Administration (USFA) issued a special report today examining the characteristics of restaurant building fires. The report, Restaurant Building Fires, was developed by USFA’s National Fire Data Center and is based on 2007 to 2009 data from the National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS). Read more


Saving Lives for a Living

Saving Lives for a Living

Fire protection engineering is a unique profession that focuses on protecting people, property and the environment from the ravages of fire especially during the prominent summer fire season. But the Society of Fire Protection Engineers says almost all of it happens out of sight of the general public. Read more