fire safety

In a striking new study, only about half of 5- to 12-year-olds woke up to the sound of a typical smoke alarm.
The high-rise with the stunning views of Central Park has become a money trap for some residents. For one man, it became a fire trap, too.
“For those of you who are looking to express that disappointment as the year comes to an end, we encourage you to do it safely."
Though we associate fireworks with the Fourth of July, their arrival in the United States was a long time in the making.
4. Tips with heaters This is one of the most important tips when it comes to home fire safety. You must install smoke alarms
The properties are missing from a federal list of hotels approved for fire safety.
“She told my mom to hold her shoulder and that they had to get out of the house.”
The mother of a Texas man killed in a 2012 house fire flew into Lubbock last week, headed to a city council meeting she once hoped would usher in long-recommended fire-safety reforms inspired by her son's death.
The two steps are simple: 1) Practice your home fire drill until you can get out the door in less than two minutes; and 2
Why are Christmas trees such a hazard in the home? If Christmas trees are dry and brittle or artificial and flammable, it
One could also argue that's what's happening in Lubbock, where Brennen Teel's 2012 death was blamed on lightning and the
There's no easy answer. A week or more may go by without a fire call. Then we'll get two within 30 minutes. The timing of
America's young college scholars and emerging leaders need and deserve transparent, reliable information from our nation's universities about campus fire safety to make educated decisions about what is likely their first home away from home.