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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 7–10, 2015
Paper Number: ASSE-15-633
... specialty area fire department Session No. 633 Dial 911 For Permit Required Confined Space Rescue Patrick Furr, COSS Chief Instructor/Technical Consultant Roco Rescue Incorporated Baton Rouge, Louisiana Introduction It is still happening out there, folks. We are killing our employees during permit...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 7–10, 2015
Paper Number: ASSE-15-734
... for the operation. On November 21, 2009 the farm supply facility in Malta, Montana owned by CHS Inc. burned down. The fire was discovered at approximately 1:30 in the morning and burned intensely for about 3 hours. As the fire department worked to control the fire, employees of the facility and members...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 8–11, 2014
Paper Number: ASSE-14-505
...Session No. 505 Understanding Basic Fireground Operations: Determining the Capabilities and Limitations of Your Fire Department Frank J. Baker, CSP, CFPS, ALCM Regional Manager, Risk Management Eastern Alliance Insurance Group Safety Committee, Pike Township Fire Department Indianapolis...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 24–27, 2013
Paper Number: ASSE-13-529
... or not to embark on such a venture, and to what extent, is going to be based upon numerous factors including: the size of the site, financial resources available to fund the operational expenses, proximity and capabilities of the public fire department, severity of the (fire) hazards, and availability of qualified...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 3–6, 2012
Paper Number: ASSE-12-530
... as coordination of preplans with the community. Emergency Services, which includes fire department, emergency medical services, emergency management agencies, and HAZMAT, are key members of the community that respond to fixed facilities during an emergency. To assist attendees with emergency planning, a matrix...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 12–15, 2011
Paper Number: ASSE-11-507
... is the fire department going to need to bring the situation under control? Or even worse – do they have any idea what they may be up against. What happens next is the culmination of what has happened or failed to happen in the previous years, months and days leading up to that moment in time. There are two...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 13–15, 2010
Paper Number: ASSE-10-531
... is the fire department going to need to bring the situation under control? Or even worse: Do they have any idea what they may be up against? What happens next is the culmination of what has happened or failed to happen in the previous years, months and days leading up to that moment in time. There are two...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exhibition, June 28–July 1, 2009
Paper Number: ASSE-09-605
... program fire department Session No. 605 Fly by the Seat of Your Pants? Why Not? Gregg C. Beatty President Embc Berlin, MD Emergency, crisis, incident, disaster, oops, and assorted other named events occur every minute of every day. Fortunately they do not happen to each of us every day, every week...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exhibition, June 28–July 1, 2009
Paper Number: ASSE-09-777
... is a phenomenon that is more common than most people think for a number of reasons. During the anthrax attacks, many fire departments were on a 24-72 hour delay to respond to any hazmat or chem-bio incidents. If you thought that you had anthrax or something else in your mail, you were on your own. This also...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exhibition, June 28–July 1, 2009
Paper Number: ASSE-09-741
... US government firefighter protection charleston post incident assessment Sprinkler System fire door contingency planning incident investigation warehouse exposure operation post incident assessment fire department apparatus occupancy showroom construction violation Session...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exhibition, June 9–12, 2008
Paper Number: ASSE-08-541
... exposure protection occupancy fire department firefighter engagement national fire protection association fire flow Session No. 541 COPE & the Rules of Engagement How Construction, Occupancy, Protection, Exposures and Firefighting Tactics Affect the Outcome of a Fire Emergency Frank J. Baker...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference, June 24–27, 2007
Paper Number: ASSE-07-0007
... victims and witnesses, the fire department, local and state police, the ambulance district, campus public safety and hazardous materials response personnel, and a life flight helicopter (see exhibit 1). Exhibit 1. An Air Evac Lifeteam helicopter prepares to transport a victim (available in full paper...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference, June 24–27, 2007
Paper Number: ASSE-07-0515
..., Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems© is one of the most widely referenced documents in the evaluation and design of storage protection. Most fire departments, municipalities, sprinkler contractors, and insurance companies recognize NFPA 13 as the basis of protection criteria. The purpose...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 11–14, 2006
Paper Number: ASSE-06-565
... not require) the presence of the local fire department during the pre-development and design process. The political perspective is present in the local ordinance that requires (or does not require) the presence of the local fire department during the preliminary meetings and throughout the construction...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 11–14, 2006
Paper Number: ASSE-06-531
... at 2000 hours per year. With the high cost per claim average of over $2200 and no directed effort on getting people back to work, the data helped to bring out who was the costliest. The Fire Department had racked Control Chart 0 5 10 15 20 25 Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 11–14, 2006
Paper Number: ASSE-06-729
... US government communication hazard metals & mining fatality investigation fire fighter safety Health & Medicine information death Niosh incident investigation injury recommendation safety protection manufacturer miner fire fighter fire department Session No. 729...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 12–15, 2005
Paper Number: ASSE-05-513
... combustion safety requirement incident engineer safety inspector maintenance gas train combustion equipment safety program pressure vessel jurisdictional inspector interlock testing contingency planning fire department Session No. 513 Boiler and Combustion Safety: 15 Minutes to Save Your...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 12–15, 2005
Paper Number: ASSE-05-605
... Introduction On Friday, October 17, 2003, shortly after 5:00 p.m., six workers in a newer high-rise died while evacuating down a smoky stairwell. A fire on the twelfth floor was discovered and reported promptly, and the fire department responded immediately. Still, eight workers were seriously...

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