T opical F ire r esearch s eries Volume 7, Issue 1 / January 2007 continued on next page Clothes Dryer Fires in Residential Buildings Findings: Clothes dryer fires account for about 15,600 structure fires, 15 deaths, and 400 injuries annually.
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Executive Summary The purpose of the project described in this report is to identify and characterize commercially available products and emerging (near-commercial) technologies that benefited from the support of the Building Technologies Program (BTP) within the U S Department of Energy's ...
Constructing new green buildings and retrofitting existing energy- and resource-intensive buildings stock can achieve significant savings.
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Fire Escape Codes 1 Running Head: FIRE ESCAPE CODES Executive Analysis of Fire Service Operations in Emergency Management Fire Escape Codes In Historic Buildings Jeff T. Johnson Pawtucket (RI) Fire Department August 2006