TITLE

Rescuing Memories

PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Sep2004, Vol. 48 Issue 9, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes how thermal imagers helped firefighters identify hidden hot spots in a burned home in Fairview, Texas. Contribution of the technology to firefighter safety; Use of technology to help in recovery operations.
ACCESSION #
14691844

 

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