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Research: Heat Release Rate Characterization of NFPA 1403 Compliant Training Fuels

While NFPA 1403 provides detail about the types of fuel that can be used, it offers less definitive guidance about the quantity of fuel.

Research Available on Hood Design, Laundering, Doffing, and Protection

Effects of Firefighting Hood Design, Laundering and Doffing on Smoke Protection, Heat Stress and Wearability

UL FSRI Launches Fire Pattern Course for Fire Investigators

To aid fire investigators in recognizing and explaining the impact of fixed ventilation on fire damage patterns in residential structures, UL FSRI has developed this new, free course.

UL FSRI: How Can We Support You?

How can UL FSRI support members of the fire service and fire industry?

NIOSH: Row House Firefighting Safety

NIOSH recommends the fact sheet be used in training efforts

FDNY Exterior Fire Control

Specific uses of exterior water streams and the importance of fireground communication and coordination.

UL FSRI Firefighter Safety Training Course on Photovoltaic Systems Now Available

Online training addresses safety considerations related to fighting fires involving solar energy
Ryan Lamping, William Carey, Limestone Fire Department, and Samuel Hittle photo

Discussing Fire Research & Fireground Tactics

Changes some departments have made based on previous research.

New NFPA Standard Offers Firefighting Guidance Based on Fire Science

The first NFPA document connecting fire dynamics research to response strategy, tactics, and best practices.

UL FSRI: Residential Size-Up and Search & Rescue, Virtual Visitor Day

The search tactics in this experiment include operations initiated through the bedroom 2 and bedroom 3 windows prior to suppression.


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