GOVERNOR CUOMO SIGNS LEGISLATION TO ENHANCE FIRE PREVENTION AND SAFETY FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS[CCFS Administrator] [July 25, 2013 3:55 pm ] [Views 582] full article
“Kerry Rose Fire Sprinkler Notification Act” Will Help Educate College Students About Fire Prevention and Safety after Tragic Fire at Off-Campus Housing Unit at Marist College. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today signed legislation that would require public and private colleges in New York State to provide written information on fire safety and sprinkler systems to students residing in college-owned or operated housing.
Arson Claims Life of Saddleback College Student[CCFS Administrator] [July 10, 2013 3:19 pm ] [Views 452] 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.
Explosion at Nyack College Injures Seven[CCFS News Reporter] [June 5, 2013 9:30 am ] [Views 635] full article
Newburyport, Massachusetts – June 4, 2013. Breaking news from Nyack College: An explosion ripped through a building on the campus of Nyack College, in Nyack, New York, leaving a chaotic scene of shattered glass and debris. The explosion, which occurred just before noon today, injured seven campus community members, including a student and six employees of the college. A natural gas leak is currently suspected as contributing to the explosion; however, at this time, officials have not determined an “official” cause for the explosion. Although seven were injured, one of whom was blown through a second story window, none were injured critically and all persons have been accounted for. Neighboring dormitories were evacuated as a measure of precaution.
Large fire strikes at Miami University fraternity - WXIX[CCFS Reporter] [May 25, 2013 8:02 am ] [Views 0] full article
Large fire strikes at Miami University fraternityWXIXA large fire is burning at a fraternity house at Miami University in Oxford. The fire struck the Fiji house at 130 East High Street around midnight, sending smoke and flames into the air.In addition toFull Story >. A large fire is burning at a ...and more »
Boston University Student Dies in Off Campus Fire[CCFS News Reporter] [April 30, 2013 11:45 am ] [Views 602] 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.
NEWSFire hits Loyola Marymount University dormitory - abc7.com [CCFS Reporter] [December 8, 2013 1:24 pm ] Full article
abc7.comFire hits Loyola Marymount University dormitoryabc7.comShareThis via email, AIM, social bookmarking and networking sites, etc. WESTCHESTER, LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Firefighters battled a fire at a Loyola Marymount University dormitory Saturday night. The fire broke out on the second floor of the Eugenia B.Firefighters Knock Down Blaze at Loyola Marymount UniversityKTLAFirefighters Knock Down Blaze Inside LMU DormCBS Localall 3 news articles »
Fire damages 6 cars in Saginaw Valley State University parking lot - The Saginaw News - MLive.com [CCFS Reporter] [December 5, 2013 4:14 pm ] Full article
Fire damages 6 cars in Saginaw Valley State University parking lotThe Saginaw News - MLive.comKOCHVILLE TOWNSHIP, MI — A car fire that started in a parking lot of Saginaw Valley State University began to spread and caused damage to five other vehicles nearby, according to a university official. A witness snapped a photograph of the blaze about ...Car fire damages multiple vehicles at SVSUWNEM Saginawall 5 news articles »
Ontario student deliberately sets fire in dorm room while broadcasting online - Globalnews.ca [CCFS Reporter] [December 5, 2013 4:14 pm ] Full article
Globalnews.caOntario student deliberately sets fire in dorm room while broadcasting onlineGlobalnews.caThe fire was reported just after 7:30 p.m. on Saturday night. Guelph Fire crews put out the fire in Dundas Hall, and the student was taken to hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries. Two university staff members were also taken to ...
University residence fire sheds light on campus mental health issues - CTV News [CCFS Reporter] [December 5, 2013 4:14 pm ] Full article
National PostUniversity residence fire sheds light on campus mental health issuesCTV NewsA 20-year-old Guelph University student was taken to hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries Saturday evening, after a fire forced an evacuation of a student residence. The student who was taken to hospital is believed to be the person ...Student set fire in University of Guelph residenceMacleans.caStudent taken to hospital after fire at University of GuelphGuelph MercuryOntario university working to remove disturbing video after student sets fire ...National PostBuzzFeed -TheBlaze.com -Dose.caall 75 news articles »
Utility pole fire causes brief power outage at U of L's Belknap campus - WDRB [CCFS Reporter] [December 5, 2013 4:14 pm ] Full article
Utility pole fire causes brief power outage at U of L's Belknap campusWDRBUtility pole fire causes brief power outage at U of L's Belknap campus. Posted: Monday, December 2, 2013 9:41 AM EST. Updated: Monday, December 2, 2013 10:39 AM EST. Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>> · Woman dead in accident with ...and more »
Fire in Russian university lab injures two - GlobalPost [CCFS Reporter] [December 5, 2013 4:14 pm ] Full article
Fire in Russian university lab injures twoGlobalPostMOSCOW, Dec. 4 (Xinhua) -- A fire broke out in a university laboratory here, injuring two people, local emergency authorities said Wednesday. The incident happened at the University of Chemistry and Technology, with flames engulfing 40 square meters of ...