Fire at Marist College Suppressed by Automatic Sprinkler System[Center Headquarters]  [March 20, 2014 11:54 am ]  [Views 680] arrow full article

Fire at Marist College Suppressed by Automatic Sprinkler System 

At approximately 7:09 this evening, Fairview Firefighters were dispatched for an automatic alarm of fire at Marist College Townhouse “J”. While enroute, Fairview personnel were updated that there was an active fire in the unit’s kitchen area. Firefighters arrived to find a smoke condition in the apartment with a sprinkler head activated. The fire which started on the kitchen stove was held to the immediate area by the sprinkler system activating. 

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 646] arrow 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 694] arrow 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 745] arrow 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 881] arrow 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.

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ATI Installs Mass Notification System at Valero's Montreal East Terminal Using ...DigitalJournal.comAcoustic Technology, Inc. (ATI Systems) is the world leader in the design, manufacture, and installation of reliable emergency warning and notification systems for the campus, community, industrial, and military markets. Since 1981, ATI Systems has ...and more »

Officials: Food left on stove sparks Xavier dorm fire - WLWT Cincinnati [CCFS Reporter]  [July 23, 2014 9:49 am ]  arrow Full article

WLWT CincinnatiOfficials: Food left on stove sparks Xavier dorm fireWLWT CincinnatiThe fire happened at the Commons apartments on Musketeer Drive just after midnight. Officials said someone left food on the stove in the kitchen on the third floor. The fire was quickly put out by the sprinkler system, but officials said there was ...

Building Fire at Temple University - NBC 10 Philadelphia [CCFS Reporter]  [July 18, 2014 10:49 am ]  arrow Full article

NBC 10 PhiladelphiaBuilding Fire at Temple UniversityNBC 10 Philadelphia... on the health science campus of Temple University near Broad and Ontario Streets. Temple officials say the building was not being used and was reportedly in the process of being demolished.Only construction workers were on site at the time of the fire.Fire in Temple University high rise on North Broad StreetWPVI-TVFirefighters battling blaze at Temple U; no (blog)all 4 news articles »

Columbia Southern University Presents Mid-States Fire Conference - The Edwardsville Intelligencer [CCFS Reporter]  [July 17, 2014 2:43 pm ]  arrow Full article

Columbia Southern University Presents Mid-States Fire ConferenceThe Edwardsville IntelligencerColumbia Southern University invites firefighters, fire officers and others in the fire service to attend the Mid-States Fire Conference on July 30 through Aug. 1 at the Embassy Suites Northwest Arkansas Hotel, Spa & Convention Center in Rogers, Ark.and more »

U. of U. lab fire quickly doused by Salt Lake City crews - Salt Lake Tribune [CCFS Reporter]  [July 11, 2014 10:05 am ]  arrow Full article

U. of U. lab fire quickly doused by Salt Lake City crewsSalt Lake TribuneAn oven apparently left on overnight in a University of Utah biology lab has been blamed for an early Wednesday fire. Salt Lake City Fire Department spokesman Jasen Asay said firefighters rushed to the 257 S. 1400 East location when smoke triggered an ...

Mutual fire aid training complex now official campus of Ontario Fire College - (blog) [CCFS Reporter]  [July 11, 2014 10:05 am ]  arrow Full article (blog)Mutual fire aid training complex now official campus of Ontario Fire (blog)On Thursday, firefighters and supporters celebrated the grand re-opening of the Hastings and Prince Edward Counties Mutual Fire Aid Association as an official campus of the Ontario Fire College. The facility, on Chester Road in Trenton, is used by 17 ...