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Structural Fires in New York CIty

The FDNY units respond to structural fires, nonstructural fires, medical emergencies, and other calls. The number of structural fires has…

Cause for Alarm, Tracking New York’s Most Serious Fires

The number of fire companies and chiefs who are assigned to a fire follows a system of alarms. A fifth-alarm…

It’s Hot in Here: Fire Risk in America

With summer approaching in the U.S, it’s time to prepare for fire risk. This infogrpahic takes a look at how…

America: Eyes Wide Open, Wallet Half Shut

Like a tempered blade, America has passed through the fires of recession and emerged stronger and sharper, albeit with some…