TITLE

Bucking Tradition

AUTHOR(S)
Brooks, Neal
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Fire Chief;May2007, Vol. 51 Issue 5, pFF4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article determines effective fire suppression systems avaliable in the U.S. The National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) presents a statistics showing that more water develops structural collapse problems. They revealed that from 1979-2002 an estimated of 180 firefighter fatalities were due to structural collapse. The Class A foam system including compressed-air foam solution is described both chemically and mechanically effective delivery system for fire prevention. INSET: Quality Matters.
ACCESSION #
25245529

 

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