TITLE

USFA Releases New Fire in the US

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Sep2007, Vol. 51 Issue 9, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) has released the latest edition of "Fire in the United States" on its web site. This 14th edition of the account is focused on the national fire problem and provides an overview of the fire problem in structures. Furthermore, the edition is organized differently from previous issues since detailed analyses of the residential and non-residential structure fire problems will be published as stand-alone reports.
ACCESSION #
26800069

 

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