|On-Campus Mass Notification
After two all-campus lockdowns due to firearms threats, Mesa Community College Public Safety Officers needed a mass notification system fast.
|Off-Campus Fire Safety
How Wesleyan University meets the challenge of making its unique student housing fire safe.
How combination arc-fault circuit interrupters enhance electrical safety in the home.
|NIST Goes Back To School
Just in time for Fall, NIST evaluates positive pressure ventilation tactics in a retired high school.
|2007 U.S. Fire Loss
In 2007, public fire departments responded to 1,557,500 fires in the United States. This represents a decrease of 5.2 percent from the year before and is the lowest total since 2004.
|2007 U.S. Multiple-Death Fires
Last year, catastrophic fires claimed the lives of 190 people, a figure that represents 5.5 percent of the total estimated U.S. fire death toll last year.