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FOX News
Nebraska Town Considers Banning Smoking In Apartmentshe has nothing against smokers, argues that such a ban would also lower insuran
Nebraska Town Considers Banning Smoking In Apartments
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
he has nothing against smokers, argues that such a ban would also lower insurance premiums by preventing expensive fires. U.S. Fire Administration statistics show smoking is the No. 1 cause of home fire deaths. Opponents of the proposal said... Read more
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Salon.com
Nebraska town considers banning smoking in apartmentshe has nothing against smokers, argues that such a ban would also lower insuran
Nebraska town considers banning smoking in apartments
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
he has nothing against smokers, argues that such a ban would also lower insurance premiums by preventing expensive fires. U.S. Fire Administration statistics show smoking is the No. 1 cause of home fire deaths. Opponents of the proposal said... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Red Cross and partners save 102 lives through home fire campaignin achieving this milestone." The Home Fire Campaign is informed by data from
Red Cross and partners save 102 lives through home fire campaign
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
in achieving this milestone." The Home Fire Campaign is informed by data from the Federal Emergency Management Agency's U.S. Fire Administration, which hosts the National Fire Incident Reporting System. The System is the world's largest,... Read more
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The State News
'Campus Fire Safety Month' sets focus on off-campus fire safetywith a focus on off-campus fire safety. The announcement coincides with the Fe
'Campus Fire Safety Month' sets focus on off-campus fire safety
The State News / Posted 17 days ago
with a focus on off-campus fire safety. The announcement coincides with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Fire Administration declaring September as National Preparedness Month. Every college-related fatal fire since 2005 has... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Vaping warning: Doctors express concern about exploding e-cigarettesMother's Day. (Photo: Nick Oza/The Republic) While there are no major studies
Vaping warning: Doctors express concern about exploding e-cigarettes
The Arizona Republic / Posted 29 days ago
Mother's Day. (Photo: Nick Oza/The Republic) While there are no major studies on how frequently these accidents occur, the U.S. Fire Administration released a report in October 2014 that documented 25 cases of exploding e-cigarettes over a... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Manchester Fire Partners With ML Fitness For Wellness Initiativebecause of the 75 pounds of added weight of the fire gear firefighters are requ
Manchester Fire Partners With ML Fitness For Wellness Initiative
Hartford Courant / Posted 30 days ago
because of the 75 pounds of added weight of the fire gear firefighters are required to wear, Perez said. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, 64 percent of Line of Duty Deaths among firefighters in 2014 were heart attacks. "Our injury rates... Read more

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