TITLE

Image Ready?

AUTHOR(S)
Little, David A.
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Sep2006, Vol. 50 Issue 9, p108
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research on the utilization of thermal imagers of fire departments in the U.S., which was conducted by the National Institute of Standards and Technology. The study has revealed an estimated 63 percent of fire departments serving a population of 10,000 have at least one thermal imager. Moreover, of those fire departments who do not a thermal imager, 72 percent plan to acquire at least one unit in the next five years.
ACCESSION #
23152166

 

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