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National Fire Data Center (U.S.)

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Works: 293 works in 414 publications in 1 language and 28,198 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Case studies 
Classifications: TH9503, 363
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Most widely held works by National Fire Data Center (U.S.)
Firefighter fatalities in the United States in ...( )

in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Firefighter Fatalities in the United States is designed to identify all of the on-duty firefighter fatalities that occur in the United States and to analyze the circumstances surrounding each occurrence
A profile of fire in the United States( )

in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fire in the United States( )

in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A profile of fire in the United States, 1995-2004( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Periodically, the USFA publishes a statistical portrait of the fire problem in the United States. This brochure summarizes the 14th edition of Fire in the United States, 1995-2004. The analysis addresses the national fire problem and subsets of this problem, such as residential and non-residential structure fires. It presents trends of fires, deaths, injuries, and dollar loss over the 10-year period, with emphasis on 2004 statistics relating to causes, property types, and casualty characteristics
Chemical fire in Apex, North Carolina (October 5-7, 2006) by Darryl L Sensenig( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fire in the United States : deaths, injuries, dollar loss, and incidents at the national, state, and local levels in 1978 by National Fire Data Center (U.S.)( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wood truss roof collapse claims two firefighters (December 26, 1992) by J. Gordon Routley( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arson fire set to cover crime scene enters concealed space in ceiling, compromising truss roof and resulting in a collapse on two firefighters
The World Trade Center bombing : report and analysis( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fire and the older adult( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report was developed by the National Fire Data Center, part of the U.S. Fire Administration, and is based on research from a variety of public and private organizations and data from the National Fire Incident Reporting System (FIRS), National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), U.S. Census Bureau, the Federal Interagency Forum on Aging-Related Statistics, and the Department of Health and Human Services' Administration on Aging. It analyzes the fire risk of persons age 65 and older as a complement to the USFA's Fire Safety Campaign for People 50-Plus. Cf. USFA-press-release, daetd 1/21/06
Northern Illinois University shooting, DeKalb, Illinois, February 14, 2008 by Hollis Stambaugh( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... On February 14, 2008, a former Northern Illinois University (NIU) graduate student walked onto the stage of a large lecture hall and began firing on startled students and faculty. The shooter, a 28-year old male, had a history of mental illness. He shot and killed five students and wounded 18, some critically. His suicide at the end of the brief attack brought the number of deaths to six. ... From every after-action report this potentially devastating situation was handled with the highest levels of skill and expertise. The multiagency cooperation in response in Dekalb was virtually a textbook application of Unified Command and the NIMS. The key element contributing to the success of operations was NIU had a very well-defined plan that was exercised routinely. University and local first response leadership made a
Twelve-fatality hotel arson, Reno, Nevada by Joseph Ockershausen( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On October 31, 2006, a fire occurred in the four-story Mizpah Hotel located at 214 North Lake Street in downtown Reno, NV. Twelve of the hotel's residents died in the fire, 31 people were injured (2 critically), and 70 people had to be rescued from the building by the fire department. More than 80 people were displaced by the fire."
Fire department preparedness for extreme weather emergencies and natural disasters by Hollis Stambaugh( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"This report examines the impact of extreme weather and natural disasters on the fire service and the types of service calls most likely to arise as a result of these disasters ... "
Heating fires in residential buildings( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Winter residential building fires( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Portable heater fires in residential buildings( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

University housing fires( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hotel and motel fires( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Landfill fires : their magnitude, characteristics, and mitigation by United States Fire Administration( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special report : the after-action critique: training through lessons learned by Joseph Ockershausen( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Firefighter fatality retrospective study( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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