Health care

Published on December 13, 2012

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Board and care

Eau Claire, WI, 2/7/83, 6 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Eau Claire, WI report (PDF, 980 KB)

Worcester, MA, 4/19/83, 7 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Worcester, MA report (PDF, 730 KB)

Gwinnett County, GA, 8/31/83, 8 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Gwinnett County, GA report (PDF, 909 KB)

Bessemer, AL, 9/19/90, 4 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Bressemer, AL report (PDF, 710 KB)
All visitors: Summary in Spanish (PDF, 5 KB) 

Colorado Springs, CO, 3/4/91, 9 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Colorado Springs, CO report (PDF, 2.4 MB)
All visitors: Summary in Spanish (PDF, 15 KB) 

Detroit, MI, 6/2/92, 10 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Detroit, MI report
 (PDF, 2.4 MB)
All visitors: Summary in Spanish (PDF, 14 KB) 

Broward County, FL, 12/1/94, 5 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Broward County, FL report (PDF, 1,8 MB)
All visitors: Summary in Spanish (PDF, 6 KB) 

Mississauga, Canada, 3/21/95, 7 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Mississauga, Canada report (PDF, 5.4 MB)
All visitors: Summary in Spanish (PDF, 15 KB) 

Shelby County, TN, 2/8/96, 4 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Shelby County, TN report (PDF, 3.2 MB)

Laurinburg, NC, 3/17/96, 8 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Laurinburg, NC report (PDF, 2 MB)

Ste. Genevieve, Canada, 8/31/96, 7 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Ste. Genevieve, Canada report (PDF, 5.1 MB)
All visitors: Summary in Spanish  (PDF, 15 KB)

Harveys Lake, PA, 5/13/97,10 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Harveys Lake, PA report(PDF, 5.1 MB)
All visitors: Summary in English (PDF, 88 KB) and Spanish (PDF, 19 KB) 

Arlington, WA, 4/27/98, 8 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Arlington, WA report(PDF, 662 KB)
All visitors: Summary in English (PDF, 124 KB) and Spanish (PDF, 17 KB)
 

Hospitals

Hospital, Effingham, IL, 4/4/49.
NFPA members: Download this July 1983 Fire Journal article. (PDF, 1 MB) 

Hospital, Hartford, CT, 12/8/61.
NFPA members: Download this January 1962 NFPA Quarterly article. (PDF, 1 MB) 

Hospital, Las Vegas, NM, 9/21/67.
NFPA members: Download this January 1968 Fire Journal article. (PDF, 1 MB) 

Hospital, Osceola, MO, 12/2/74
NFPA members: Download this Osceola, MO report (PDF, 3.5 MB) 

Hospital, Winston-Salem, NC, 8/12/84.
NFPA members: Download this Winston-Salem, NC report (PDF, 1 MB)
 

Hospital, Riverside, CA, 11/28/86, 5 fatalities.
All visitors: Summary in English  (PDF, 179 KB)

Hospital, St. Jerome, Canada, 1/29/89.
All visitors: Summary in English  (PDF, 490 KB)

Hospital (sprinkler success), Weymouth, MA, 1/24/93.
All visitors: Summary in English (PDF, 810 KB) and Spanish  (PDF, 5 KB)

Hospital, Brooklyn, NY 9/1/93.
NFPA members: Download this Brooklyn, NY report  (PDF, 534 KB)

Hospital, Petersburg, VA, 12/31/94, 5 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Petersburg, VA report (PDF, 15 KB)
All visitors: Summary in Spanish   (PDF, 2.7 MB)

Hospital (sprinkler success), Hyannis, MA, 10/16/96.
NFPA members: Download this Hyannis, MA report (PDF, 15 KB)
All visitors: Summary in Spanish  (PDF, 2.7 MB)

Nursing homes

Nursing Home, Fitchville, OH, 11/23/63, 63 fatalities
NFPA members:  Download this Fitchville, OH report (PDF, 1 MB) 

Nursing Home, Beaumont, Little Rock, AK, 1/12/84, 2 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Little Rock, AK report (PDF, 227 KB) 

Nursing Home, Merrymount, Quincy, MA, 1/16/85.
All visitors: Summary in English  (PDF, 210 KB)

Hospice, Southfield, MI, 12/15/85
NFPA members: Download this Southfield, MI report.  (PDF, 5.1 MB) 

Nursing Home, Memphis, TN, 3/21/88, 6 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Memphis, TN report (PDF, 844 KB)
 

Nursing Home, Norfolk, VA, 10/5/89, 12 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Norfolk, VA report (PDF, 292 KB)

Nursing Home, Dardanelle, AR, 3/13/90, 3 fatalities.
NFPA members: Download this Dardanelle, AR report (PDF, 3.6 MB)
All visitors: Summary in Spanish  (PDF, 14 KB)

Nursing Home, Woburn, MA, 10/30/92.
NFPA members: Download this Woburn, MA report (PDF, 167 KB)
All visitors: Summary in Spanish  (PDF, 14 KB)

Nursing Home (sprinkler success), Ashland, KY, 6/2/93.
All visitors: Summary in English (PDF, 206 KB) and Spanish  (PDF, 5 KB)

Nursing Home, Hartford, CT, 2/26/03.
NFPA members: Download this Hartford, CT report(PDF, 1.1 MB)
All visitors: Download a summary (PDF, 212 KB)
 

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