TITLE

Be Fire Safe!

PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Scholastic DynaMath;Oct2005, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that October is the National Fire Safety Month in the U.S. Importance for the firefighter to know how to take the heart beat of a fire victim.
ACCESSION #
18420580

 

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