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Webinar: High-Rise Buildings: Understanding the Vertical Challenge

Glenn Corbett, Jack J. Murphy, and Jerry Tracy recently sat down to discuss the challenges of firefighting in high-rise buildings.

The talk, made possible by the Christian Regenhard Center for Emergency Response Studies, is based on the forthcoming book by Murphy, Tracy, and James Murtagh: High-Rise Buildings: Understanding the Vertical Challenges. The book will be published by Fire Engineering Books & Videos.

Podcast: Jack Murphy and Jerry Tracy on High-Rise Firefighting

High-rise buildings remain the defining feature of urban areas, and even 20 years after 9/11, challenges remain in fire and life safety. This book, the product of experienced high-rise firefighting experts and high-rise emergency planners, promises to be a defining text in the field.

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