USFA Issues Bridge Report

May 2008
Fire Chief;May2008, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the release of the Interstate 35W Bridge Collapse and Response Technical Report by the U.S. Fire Administration. The area's emergency preparedness for and response to the bridge collapse in Minneapolis on August 1, 2007 were examined. According to Fire Administrator Greg Cade, the incident offers an opportunity for firefighters across the nation to learn from the Minnesota response to the event.


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