April 10, 2018

Future of Firefighting Includes Jetpacks…How Cool Is That?!

The hero is whisked to the scene of the explosion on the back of a jet ski. He then rises handily into the air, armed with the weapons needed to obliterate the villain...
March 6, 2018

Fire Retardant Landscaping: How to Fireproof Your Landscaping

As wildfire raged over the mountain and approached her rural ranch, Lisa Comstock grabbed her three dogs and jumped into a nearby water trough. "The flames ...
February 6, 2018
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Winter Camping in Snowy Wyoming…Can You Dig It?

Winter camping in snowy Wyoming offers exquisite scenery, profound silence and a memorable wilderness experience, but it's not for the faint of heart ...
January 9, 2018
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Wildfires and the Elderly: Protecting the Most Vulnerable

Sara and Charles Rippey met as grade-schoolers in Hartford, Wis., and lived together for much of their century-long lives. She was 98; he was 100 ...
December 12, 2017
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Santa Ana Winds Fuel “Apocalyptic” Conditions

Fueled by fierce Santa Ana winds, a series of ravaging wildfires barreled through Southern California all the way to the Pacific Ocean, leaving ...
December 1, 2017
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Holiday Fire Safety Tips & Statistics – Protect Your Home | Frontline

Did you know that house fires during the holiday season are more frequent, more costly, and more deadly than ...