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The Roundtable: Lightweight Wood-Frame Mixed Occupancies, Part 2

Part 2 of our reader replies to this month's Roundtable Question.

Firefighters Fall Through Floor in Washington House Fire

Puget Sound firefighters fell through a hole in a floor during a house fire.

LODD Anniversary: Battalion Chief, Firefighter Killed, 29 Firefighters Injured in Pennsylvania Church Fire

A backdraft occurred earlier in the incident that injured an additional six fire fighters.

The Roundtable: Lightweight Wood-Frame Mixed Occupancies

Across America we have been witnessing the construction of lightweight wood frame multiple family mixed occupancy buildings.

Families of York, PA Firefighters Killed in Collapse Sue Building Owner

Families of York firefighters killed in the line of duty in 2018 have filed a lawsuit against the building owners and contractors.

Mutual Aid Brings Savannah Construction Site Fire Under Control

Savannah firefighters were aided by firefighters from Garden City, Pooler, and Chatham fire departments.

Fire Consumes Savannah Construction Site

Video from the scene of the fire at the Eastern Wharf hotel construction site.

Safety Concerns Raised after Massive Virginia Fire

After a massive five-alarm fire in Fairfax County, questions are raised about construction project safety and economy.

Several Firefighters Hurt in Staten Island Blaze

At least 10 firefighters hurt in five-alarm fire on Staten Island.


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