Fire Protection Essays

Fire Protection

The research is to determine the fire protection education programs that need top be organized in a town. This town is a very busy town that is characterized by a population of about 12,000 people and is a major host of light industries, good climatic and environmental conditions that attracts tourist’s ant some points of the year. This town has a rapidly growing population with an above average income and good agricultural lands. Being posted as a volunteer in the…

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Importance of Fire Prevention in the Fire Service

Over the years, there have been thousands of lives lost due to fires. Fire Departments determined that something needed to happen to bring the number of fire related deaths down. They came up with a way to do so by creating a division within the fire department itself, fire departments called it, fire prevention bureau. The division’s job is a very important one should have high priority in the fire departments. The bureau is a division easily overlooked by citizens,…

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History of Fire Sprinklers

Rome, 64 A. D. Emperor Nero watched in horror as the great city of Rome burned for six days and seven nights. Afterwards 70% of the city was left in smoldering ruins and devastation. (The Burning of Rome, 64 AD 1) Why the exact cause of the fire is unknown, we wonder if an effective sprinkler system could have prevented this incident and others like it. A city that was well known for their magnificent construction, architecture, and irrigation systems…

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Fire Protection Systems

Fire protection systems can be categorized into two main streams: Detection Systems and Extinguishing Systems. However, the purpose behind them is prevention of injuries and minimal property damage. Keeping in mind the above, a study was conducted in Jefferson Lab, where both the types of fire protection systems are found. However, the most important point of notice is, there are technical staffs, and a good awareness of these fire protection systems. The Systems functional at Jefferson Lab are as follows:…

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