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High Rise Challenges – Ti...

High Rise Challenges – Tips for Determining Floor Layout

Capt. Mike Gagliano, Seattle Fire Department   High-rise fires are intense. Everything about them presents a...

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FDIC Webcast: Standpipe O...

FDIC Webcast: Standpipe Operations Part I

Register for this training event from FDIC     The class examines standpipe firefighting tactics...

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Elevator Use for High-Ris...

Elevator Use for High-Rise Fires

Training video from Poudre Fire Authority, Colorado   Poudre Fire Authority – This video is to...

Photos: Dubai Torch Tower Fire

Exterior fire involved many floors of the high-rise   Smoke and fire rise from a high rise building at Marina...

Photos: Dubai Torch Tower Fire
posted on: Aug 4, 2017

Outdated Fire Alarms in Honolulu High...

Alarms at site of fatal fire did not meet city code   In this July 14, 2017 file photo, firefighters on several...

Outdated Fire Alarms in Honolulu High-Rise
posted on: Jul 29, 2017

82 Buildings Fail UK Cladding Fire Te...

More testing ordered after fatal high-rise fire   People attend a vigil near Grenfell tower in London, Thursday,...

82 Buildings Fail UK Cladding Fire Tests
posted on: Jul 29, 2017

London Fire Survivors Wait for Homes

Many remain in hotels waiting for promised housing   People protest ahead of a meeting of Kensington and Chelsea...

London Fire Survivors Wait for Homes
posted on: Jul 25, 2017

U.S. Cladding Manufacturer Stops Sell...

Company that made panels in London fire halts sales   This is a Thursday, June 15, 2017 file photo of The...

U.S. Cladding Manufacturer Stops Selling Panels
posted on: Jul 24, 2017

Sprinkler Debates Across U.S.

What some cities are doing in the wake of the Honolulu fire   In this July 15, 2017 file photo provided by KITV,...

Sprinkler Debates Across U.S.
posted on: Jul 24, 2017

Few U.S. Cities Mandate Sprinklers in...

A look at some policies across the country   In this July 14, 2017 file photo, firefighters on several balconies...

Few U.S. Cities Mandate Sprinklers in Old Residential High-Rises
posted on: Jul 24, 2017

9/11 Experts Help London Fire Recover...

London police call on Sept. 11 experts to help recover victims   People protest ahead of a meeting of Kensington...

9/11 Experts Help London Fire Recovery
posted on: Jul 20, 2017

Cladding Found on U.S. Buildings

Same composite material in London is on structures in America   Workers remove cladding from Whitebeam Court, in...

Cladding Found on U.S. Buildings
posted on: Jul 20, 2017

Arson Dog Searches Honolulu High-Rise

Canine used to detect ignitable liquids in fire apartment   Kaimi, an arson dog trained to sniff out ignitable...

Arson Dog Searches Honolulu High-Rise
posted on: Jul 19, 2017

Russian High-Rise Fire

No injuries during fire at Moscow’s ‘Book Building’     Ruptly TV – Firefighters extinguished a...

Russian High-Rise Fire
posted on: Jul 18, 2017

Honolulu Mayor Pushes Sprinkler Bill

Legislation introduced after fatal high-rise fire   In this photo provided by KITV, fire damage from a blaze...

Honolulu Mayor Pushes Sprinkler Bill
posted on: Jul 18, 2017

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