Category Archives: NFPA

The Fire Investigation Blog – A hot new series on advancedintel.wordpress.com (continued)

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) estimates there were a total of 1,375,000 fires in the U.S. in 2012 and those fires resulted in 2,855 deaths, 16,500 injuries and over $12 billion in losses. The NFPA also reports that in 2012 … Continue reading

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Posted in AEI Corporation, Carbon Monoxide, Construction Defect, Continuing education seminars, Continuing legal education seminars, Electrical Engineering, fire-safe technology, Fires, Forensic Engineering, Insurance, NFPA, Oil and Gas Industry, Origin & Cause Investigation, Pyrotechnics | Leave a comment

ADVANCED Thinking! July 2013 – Drop and Give Me 20!

By Todd J. Hedglin, CFI, CFEI Try to remember back to the first time you played on a sports team, the first day of high school, or even the day you chose to join the military. The first day always requires direction from someone … Continue reading

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Fire-Safe Joints?

By John L. Schumacher, MChE, PE, CFI, CFPS and Zachary J. Jason, PE, CFEI Because accidental fires started by cigarettes coming into contact with upholstered furniture and mattresses resulted in significant property damage and multiple fatalities each year in the United … Continue reading

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