UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute We need YOU to help spread the word that stops the spread of fire! Enter our #CloseBeforeYouDoze video contest and you could win up to $25,000 in donations to your favorite fire dept! Watch the video and visit closeyourdoor.org/contest to learn more. Enter by August 31, 2019!
Need a little inspiration? Come back to our FB page tonight at 7:00 p.m. ET for the world premiere of the Brad The Dad "Close Before You Doze" music video! ... See MoreSee Less
The Anchor Point Podcast When your fuel moistures are so low, the ground is a flammable nightmare 😳
Here is what’s going on with the video - This is up here in Alberta Canada. The peat moss is so dry right now (DC > 700) that when you kick it it turns to dust. That dust, when combined with oxygen and heat, is very explosive. Like flour in a campfire...
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Stay safe up there!
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A message from Columbia Southern University:
IAAI Members Can Apply for Annual IAAI Scholarship!
Eager to advance your education and career? Columbia Southern University can help with our scholarship opportunity for the members of the International Association of Arson Investigators!
This scholarship will cover up to the equivalent of 60 hours in one online degree program with Columbia Southern University. The scholarship award will be applied directly to the recipient’s tuition for up to three years or until the completion of the selected online degree program, whichever comes first.
The 2019 application period closes July 22, 2019.
Columbia Southern University offers associate, bachelor and master degree programs through a flexible learning environment for individuals with busy lives.
Members of IAAI are encouraged to visit the IAAI Scholarship page to learn more about the scholarship and to apply online. Questions? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 800-977-8449, ext 1385.
AUGUSTA (WGME) – A new law is designed to better protect state fire investigators from alarming rates of cancer. Governor Mills signed the law Thursday, which allows state fire investigators to retire and receive a full pension earlier than any other state employee. Supporters say fire investi...
Wednesday Words are back! Fire Alarm systems. Fire alarm systems are among the variables of built in �fire safety that may be critical to an individual's awareness of a �fire. Research has shown that verbal, directive messages may be most effective in creating response, compared to alarm bells and sounders alone. Prior false alarms and alarm system malfunctions may reduce the positive effect of having an alarm system in the building, because the occupants may not respond appropriately to the alarm notification. Numerous false alarms reduce the occupants' appropriate responses to the alarm. NFPA 921, 2017 Ed. Sections 184.108.40.206.1 and 220.127.116.11.2 ... See MoreSee Less