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Fire Science Technology: Web Resources

This guide is designed to be a one-stop source of information to support the Fire Science Technology program at GPTC.

Web Sites Related to Fire Science

A collection of resources from the Building and Fire Research Laboratory's Fire Research Division at the National Institute of Standards and Technology.

A clearinghouse for new techniques, technologies, and ideas in wildland firefighting from the U.S. Forest Service.

Provides a systematic method of exchanging information and transferring technology between wildland fire researchers, managers, and other stakeholders in order to make wildland fire documents, data, tools, and other information resources easy to find, access, distribute, compare, and use.

Searches for publications of the Building and Fire Research Laboratory of the National Institute of Standards and Technology. Provides citations and ordering info only, not full text of publications.

A news magazine for fire fighters.

A one-stop information resource for residential fire safety and prevention information, distributed by the agencies of the U.S. federal government.

A resource for fire services, fire insurers, law enforcement and others whose duties involve arson investigation, fire investigation safety and fire scene training.

Offers a variety of statistical reports.

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health - Data are fundamental to worker safety and health research and surveillance conducted at NIOSH. The data produced and used by NIOSH can also benefit other researchers and practitioners as well as the general public.

Offers statistics on fires that occur in the United States; analytical and topical reports that describe the national fire problem; and statistics related to firefighters and fire departments.

The U.S. Fire Administration web site aimed at children, making them aware of the dangers of fire through interesting and fun activities.


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