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A must read: FDNY begins tests that could change tactics. Ventilation & basement fires are among things to be studied in burning of rowhomes on Governors Island.
The December fire in Brooklyn that critically burned a firefighter is one of the reasons FDNY is looking closely at ventilation techniques and other tactics in residential fires.Read More »
More on home separation, lightweight construction & sprinklers. Watch 2004 NIST test & hear the views of a VA fire chief.
Video clearly shows the impact of providing a fire barrier in an outside wall assembly.Read More »
Fireground audio from Manassas, Virginia multi-house fire. Video as first crews arrive. Home builders group says sprinklers wouldn't have helped. FM disagrees.
Two homes were burning as firefighters arrived with a third about to light off.Read More »
Video shows fire traveling from one single-family home to the next.Read More »
Staffing study released this morning.Read More »
Fire and EMS news for Wednesday.Read More »
Newly released images from September 11, 2001. NIST responds to FOIA with thousands of photos from an NYPD helicopter.
ABC News obtained the photos through NIST.Read More »
Lots of stories and videos from the weekend.Read More »