Fire at Marist College Suppressed by Automatic Sprinkler System[Center Headquarters]  [March 20, 2014 11:54 am ]  [Views 274] 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 544] 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 577] 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 643] arrow full article

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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 776] 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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