The Center for Campus Fire Safety appoints representatives from SimplexGrinnell and SIEMENS to its Board of Directors[Center Headquarters] [January 8, 2014 10:08 pm ] [Views 369] full article
Newburyport, Massachusetts – January 8, 2013 … President Paul D. Martin took great pride in announcing that he was appointing Mr. Rodger Reiswig, Director of Industry Relations at SimplexGrinnell and Mr. Daniel Finnegan, Manager of Industry Affairs & Fire Safety at Siemens Industry, Inc. to the Board of Directors of The Center for Campus Fire Safety
Purdue University Student Dies in House Fire[CCFS Administrator] [November 18, 2013 10:18 am ] [Views 503] full article
Newburyport, Massachusetts … November 18, 2013. The house at 111 Lutz Street sits vacant after a fire ravaged it early Saturday morning. In its wake, the fire left one man dead and two injured. The departed was identified by the Tippecanoe County Medical Examiner as 22 year old Scott Notary, of Lafayette, IN, a senior at Purdue University. Notary was found on the second floor of his house by fire crews. The fire was first reported at 2:46 a.m. The house, where this tragedy occurred, is mere blocks away from Purdue’s campus. The fire also caused an evacuation of nearby residences.
Arson Claims Life of Saddleback College Student[CCFS Administrator] [July 10, 2013 3:19 pm ] [Views 579] full article
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Arson Ends the Life of a Saddleback College Student
Newburyport, Massachusetts – July 10, 2013.
Tragedy struck the Saddleback College campus, located in Mission Viejo, CA, when an early morning fire occurred at 6:39 on Monday, July 8, 2013. One student was left dead in the wake of a fire that occurred in the campus’s Business and General Studies Building, according to a Saddleback College press release. The Orange County Fire Authority has deemed this fire to be arson, as traces of accelerants were found on the scene. The identity of the victim, a 21 year old male who was found with second and third degree burns and was unconscious at the scene, has yet to be released, as the investigation is currently ongoing.
Boston University Student Dies in Off Campus Fire[CCFS News Reporter] [April 30, 2013 11:45 am ] [Views 727] full article
In the early morning of Sunday April 28, 2013, a fire broke out in a quiet Allston neighborhood. This fire would claim the life of one Boston University student and would injure two other students and six firefighters. The deceased student was later identified as Binland Lee, a senior studying marine science; she was 22 years old. Lee’s room was located in the attic of the three story house. Due to the size of the fire, suppression crews were unable to reach her.
NEWSOSU to hold first off-campus housing fair Thursday - Corvallis Gazette Times [CCFS Reporter] [Today 10:26 am ] Full article
OSU to hold first off-campus housing fair ThursdayCorvallis Gazette Times... off-campus appropriately.” Desilet said he has confirmed that representatives from the Corvallis Police Department, Corvallis Fire Department, the city's Housing Division, the Corvallis Transit System and the Corvallis Chamber of Commerce will be ...
Investigators say Cigarette Causes UNO Dorm Fire - 1011now [CCFS Reporter] [Today 10:26 am ] Full article
Investigators say Cigarette Causes UNO Dorm Fire1011nowA furious wind-driven fire burned the roof off of a UNO dormitory building Wednesday afternoon at the Pacific Street campus. No students were injured. Investigators say the fire started on a second-floor balcony of the building, where smoking is banned.
Court documents: Students suspected of starting fires on UCSD campus tied to ... - 10News [CCFS Reporter] [Today 10:26 am ] Full article
10NewsCourt documents: Students suspected of starting fires on UCSD campus tied to ...10NewsSAN DIEGO - Court documents show that the same group blamed for an enormous condo fire in University City more than 10 years ago may have been at it again -- this time at UC San Diego. Surveillance video at the center of the investigation shows two ...and more »
University of South Florida research lab explosion: Hazmat team responds to ... - WPTV [CCFS Reporter] [Today 10:26 am ] Full article
WPTVUniversity of South Florida research lab explosion: Hazmat team responds to ...WPTVThe Tampa Fire Rescue Hazardous Material team responded to the Research and Innovation building at the University of South Florida early Wednesday morning. It happened around 2:45 a.m. on campus at 3802 Spectrum Blvd. Students working in an ...Chem lab refrigerator blast sets off fire alarm at USF in TampaTampabay.comEmergency crews respond to USF after chemistry lab blastNews 13 OrlandoHazmat crews on scene of small explosion at USFTbo.comWUSF Newsall 13 news articles »
Universities urged to establish Fire Stations on campus - Vibe Ghana [CCFS Reporter] [Today 10:26 am ] Full article
Universities urged to establish Fire Stations on campusVibe GhanaThe Central Regional Assistant Chief Fire Officer (ACFO), John Amponsah Tetteh, has called on all universities and other tertiary institutions to establish fire stations on their campuses to ensure quick response to fire emergencies. He said this would ...
House fire affects FHSU students - FHSU University Leader [CCFS Reporter] [March 4, 2014 4:51 pm ] Full article
House fire affects FHSU studentsFHSU University LeaderIn Hays, last week, a large house fire took the possessions of a few students at Fort Hays State University. Ken Moreno, Spring Lake, N.C. senior, was affected by the fire and lost several items. “I lost a significant amount of studio equipment ...