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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodessaid. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it
Teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodes
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 36 minutes ago
said. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it is happening." A 2014 report from the U.S. Fire Administration called Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions warned of the increasing dangers of exploding... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodessaid. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it
Teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodes
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 8 hours ago
said. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it is happening." A 2014 report from the U.S. Fire Administration called Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions warned of the increasing dangers of exploding... Read more
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Daily Journal
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodessaid. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodes
Daily Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
said. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it is happening." A 2014 report from the U.S. Fire Administration called Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions warned of the increasing dangers of exploding... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodessaid. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodes
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 10 hours ago
said. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it is happening." A 2014 report from the U.S. Fire Administration called Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions warned of the increasing dangers of exploding... Read more
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11 News Houston
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodessaid. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodes
11 News Houston / Posted 13 hours ago
said. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it is happening." A 2014 report from the U.S. Fire Administration called Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions warned of the increasing dangers of exploding... Read more
16 related stories
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodessaid. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodes
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 13 hours ago
said. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it is happening." A 2014 report from the U.S. Fire Administration called Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions warned of the increasing dangers of exploding... Read more
16 related stories
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KTHV Little Rock
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodessaid. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodes
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 13 hours ago
said. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it is happening." A 2014 report from the U.S. Fire Administration called Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions warned of the increasing dangers of exploding... Read more
16 related stories
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NorthWest Cable News
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodessaid. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodes
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 13 hours ago
said. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it is happening." A 2014 report from the U.S. Fire Administration called Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions warned of the increasing dangers of exploding... Read more
16 related stories
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodessaid. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodes
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 13 hours ago
said. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it is happening." A 2014 report from the U.S. Fire Administration called Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions warned of the increasing dangers of exploding... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodessaid. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodes
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 13 hours ago
said. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it is happening." A 2014 report from the U.S. Fire Administration called Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions warned of the increasing dangers of exploding... Read more
16 related stories
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KTVB Boise
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodessaid. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodes
KTVB Boise / Posted 13 hours ago
said. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it is happening." A 2014 report from the U.S. Fire Administration called Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions warned of the increasing dangers of exploding... Read more
16 related stories
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5KSDK St. Louis
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodessaid. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodes
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 13 hours ago
said. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it is happening." A 2014 report from the U.S. Fire Administration called Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions warned of the increasing dangers of exploding... Read more
16 related stories
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KVUE-TV Austin
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodessaid. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodes
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 13 hours ago
said. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it is happening." A 2014 report from the U.S. Fire Administration called Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions warned of the increasing dangers of exploding... Read more
16 related stories
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WCSH 6 Portland
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodessaid. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodes
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 hours ago
said. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it is happening." A 2014 report from the U.S. Fire Administration called Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions warned of the increasing dangers of exploding... Read more
16 related stories
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NBC 12 Richmond
E-cigarette lithium-ion battery explosions on the risehis pocket. Hamilton frantically ran outside to get his burning pants off. The
E-cigarette lithium-ion battery explosions on the rise
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 14 hours ago
his pocket. Hamilton frantically ran outside to get his burning pants off. The phenomenon even caught the attention of the U.S. Fire Administration. The agency found 25 incidents between 2009 and 2014. It called these cases rare, but found "the... Read more
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USA Today
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodessaid. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it
N.Y. teen hospitalized after his e-cigarette explodes
USA Today / Posted 14 hours ago
said. "I don't want to see these becoming a common thing," Bubel said. "But it is happening." A 2014 report from the U.S. Fire Administration called Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions warned of the increasing dangers of exploding... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Woodhaven firefighters get pet oxygen masksadministering oxygen to animals. Although the number of pets that die in fires
Woodhaven firefighters get pet oxygen masks
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
administering oxygen to animals. Although the number of pets that die in fires is not an official statistic kept by the U.S. Fire Administration, industry web sites and sources have cited an estimated 40,000 to 150,000 pets each year that die in... Read more
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NBC New York
Battery Explodes in Man's Pocket, Stunning Witnessesthe increasing popularity of electronic cigarettes have come reports of explodi
Battery Explodes in Man's Pocket, Stunning Witnesses
NBC New York / Posted 12 days ago
the increasing popularity of electronic cigarettes have come reports of exploding e-cigarette batteries. The U.S. Fire Administration estimated more than 2.5 million Americans used e-cigarettes in 2014, and between 2009 and 2014,... Read more
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The Platte County Record-Times
Platte County Record Times Wheatland Town Council discusses purchase of new Fire Truckto greenish-yellow colors under dim conditions, making lime shades easiest to s
Platte County Record Times Wheatland Town Council discusses purchase of new Fire Truck
The Platte County Record-Times / Posted 13 days ago
to greenish-yellow colors under dim conditions, making lime shades easiest to see in low lighting. A 2009 study by the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA), a division of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), also concluded that... Read more
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NBC New York
NYC Woman Burned by Exploding E-Cig Batteryemails. With the increasing popularity of electronic cigarettes have come repo
NYC Woman Burned by Exploding E-Cig Battery
NBC New York / Posted 15 days ago
emails. With the increasing popularity of electronic cigarettes have come reports of exploding e-cigarette batteries. The U.S. Fire Administration finds 25 fires or explosions involving vaporizer batteries between 2009 and 2014, though the report... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Active shooter 101: Police prepare Bridgewater State for unthinkableFroio.Active shooter education should be offered in schools at least as often a
Active shooter 101: Police prepare Bridgewater State for unthinkable
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 15 days ago
Froio.Active shooter education should be offered in schools at least as often as fire drills, Froio said.According to the U.S. Fire Administration, approximately 10 students die annually in campus-related fires, but the overwhelming majority of... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Jon Hansen, face of Oklahoma City Fire Department after bombing, died Fridayjust over two months after the bombing. Hansen was nominated by President Geor
Jon Hansen, face of Oklahoma City Fire Department after bombing, died Friday
The Oklahoman / Posted 19 days ago
just over two months after the bombing. Hansen was nominated by President George W. Bush in April 2002 to head the U.S. Fire Administration, but asked that his name be withdrawn so that he could spend more time with his family after his... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Crash danger for emergency responderspeople who called 911, the people whose hearts aren't beating whose homes are o
Crash danger for emergency responders
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 27 days ago
people who called 911, the people whose hearts aren't beating whose homes are on fire.” The most recent numbers from the U.S. Fire Administration show: “Be attentive to your surroundings, and a lot of times so many of these accidents are... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Crash Danger for Emergency Responders2911, the people whose hearts aren't beating whose homes are on fire,” says Will
Crash Danger for Emergency Responders2
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 28 days ago
911, the people whose hearts aren't beating whose homes are on fire,” says Williams. The most recent numbers from the U.S. Fire Administration show: 91 firefighters died while on duty in 2014. Activities related to emergency incidents... Read more
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Officer.com
More Departments Switching to Blue Lightsthan white, yellow or even red. That finding was also supported by studies fro
More Departments Switching to Blue Lights
Officer.com / Posted 1 months ago
than white, yellow or even red. That finding was also supported by studies from the Society of Automotive Engineers, U.S. Fire Administration and a 2012 study from Federal Signal, a company making safety signaling and communications... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Hamilton police switching to blue lights for safety reasonsthan white, yellow or even red. That finding was also supported by studies fro
Hamilton police switching to blue lights for safety reasons
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 1 months ago
than white, yellow or even red. That finding was also supported by studies from the Society of Automotive Engineers, U.S. Fire Administration and a 2012 study from Federal Signal, a company making safety signaling and communications... Read more

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