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2012-08-28 23:00:36

The Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge is coming to Hawarden, Iowa this weekend. Firefighters from around the country will be there to compete in this physical endurance competition to promote fitness within the firefighter community. There will also be an opportunity for kids to try their hand at the Kids' Firefighter Challenge. This is a unique and great event for the entire family to come and enjoy. (PRWEB) August 27, 2012 We are proud to announce the Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge...

2012-08-23 01:11:18

Researchers at the University of Cantabria have used computer models to analyze the best way to evacuate the Spanish High Speed Train, AVE, in the case of fire. The involvement of the crew in organizing the fast transfer of passengers, completing the process before the train comes to a halt and collective collaboration to assist those with reduced mobility are just some of the strategies to be followed. "In the event of fire on an AVE, two stages should be defined: the first is...

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