Fire spreads in South America’s tallest high-rise building in Caracas, Venezuela, because its sprinkler system had not been properly tested or maintained
Jaime A. Moncada, P.E.
ONLINE EXCLUSIVE - Historic ARFF Moment
First piercing of a fuselage by an elevated nozzle helps prevent cargo plane from completely burning up
ONLINE EXCLUSIVE - New ARFF technology helps in accident at Teterboro Airport
When a chartered corporate jet aborted its takeoff, overran the runway, crossed a six-lane highway—clipping two cars—and crashed into a warehouse on February 2, the accident could have been worse.
ONLINE EXCLUSIVE - Firefighters as Occupational Athletes
2003 edition of NFPA 1582 places more responsibility for their health on doctors
Developing an evacuation plan for people with disabilities
Kevin G. McGuire
5000 + 101
Technical Committees improve life safety with proposed changes to major NFPA codes
Keeping It Green
A case study in protecting a “green” corporate headquarters with performance-based design and computer fire models
Craig Hofmeister, P.E., and Alex Kline
Piecing It Together
OSHA, NEC®, and NFPA 70E work together to provide worker safety in the workplace
Jim Phillips, P.E.