Fire is Not Child's Play

Markley, Rick
March 2008
Fire Chief;Mar2008, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p96
Trade Publication
The article examines the problem of fires started by children and how fire fighters can prevent it. It discusses the types of children who are most likely to start fires, if these child-started fires intended to do it and the typical contributing factors to children setting fires. In connection, the author suggests that fire fighters should focus on juvenile firesetting as a community issue rather than on individual juvenile firesetting incidents.


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