Miscellaneous

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Miscellaneous

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Items in the Miscellaneous Collection

The Fire Safety in Health Care Facilities Workshop has been developed by the Montgomery
County, Maryland Department ofFire and Rescue Services to train health care employees how
to react to an emergency conditions. We encourage you to adapt this…

On October 14, 1955, the United States of America through the Federal Civil Defense Administration (to become the Office of Civil and Defense Mobilization and now the Office of Civil Defense, Department of Defense), forerunners to FEMA negotiated a…

National Fire Data Center, National Fire Prevention and Control Administration, United States Department of Commerce. Prepared for Presentation by Henry Tovy for the 75th Anniversary Symposium on Fire Standards and Safety - National Bureau of…

Presentation by Dr. William H. Gates at the 6th Annual Seminar of the American Civil Defense Association and Doctors for Defense Preparedness held in Arlington, VA, September 30-October 1, 1983. Length - 28:00 minutes

Facts and preparedness tips on how to keep your home fire safe during the holidays.

Facts and tips on how to prevent candle fires and information on educating children about the dangers of matches and fire.

Facts and tips on how to avoid common burn hazards encountered in the home during the winter months such as loose-fitting outer garments catching fire, candles, gas fireplaces and burns from treadmills.

Silent film from the 20s showing the various officers of the New York Fire Department. They do this by filming the various firemen walking down the street. Most significant part begins around the 7:00 minute mark with a demonstration of the fire…

Tom Klem, investigator with USFA, speaks about the technical assistance provided by USFA in investigating this incident.