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Fire on the 14th Floor in Fresno, California

Sprinklers help contain high-rise fire   HighRiseOps Staff FRESNO, California – ABC30 and The Fresno Bee reported on a fire in high-rise building in downtown Fresno on Sunday. Firefighters responded to an alarm at the Pacific Southwest building at approximately ...

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Fire on 10th Floor of Downtown San Diego High-Rise

Sprinkler knocks down a small fire   HighRiseOps Staff SAN DIEGO, California – FOX 5 San Diego reports that firefighters responded to a high-rise hotel Tuesday in the downtown East Village district. The fire involved a mini-refrigerator in a 10th-foor ...

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San Francisco Firefighters Respond to High-Rise Fire

Fire on the 18th floor     HighRiseOps Staff SAN FRANCISCO, California – CBS Bay Area reports that San Francisco firefighters responded to a fire in a residential high-rise building on Beale Street on Tuesday evening. The fire was reported ...

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Rescues at Los Angeles Abandoned High-Rise Fire

People on the roof of the eight-story building     HighRiseOps Staff LOS ANGELES, California – KABC/ABC7 has video of Los Angeles firefighters rescuing people from the roof during a fire involving an abandoned eight-story building on March 23, 2021. ...

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San Diego Firefighters Respond to Downtown High-Rise Fire

Fire on the eighth floor HighRiseOps Staff SAN DIEGO, California -Firefighters responded to a downtown high-rise fire on Sunday, as reported by FOX5. Firefighters found fire in an apartment on the eighth floor of the PATH Connections Housing building on ...

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One Injured in Fire at Oakland High-Rise

Fire in a fifth-floor apartment     HighRise Ops Staff OAKLAND, California – The East Bay Times reports that Oakland firefighters responded to a fire at a high-rise apartment building on Monday. Firefighters responded to a fire on the fifth-floor ...

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Three-Alarm High-Rise Fire in San Francisco

At least five people were injured     HighRise Operations Staff SAN FRANCISCO – CBSN Bay Area reported that a three-alarm fire in San Francisco’s Financial District at a residential high-rise sent dozens of occupants fleeing down fire escapes. At ...

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High-Rise Standpipe Limits

Training with the Palo Alto Fire Department     Palo Alto Fire Department Training – High-rise standpipe limitations.

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LACoFD Training: High-Rise Construction

A building construction review     Los Angeles County Fire Department – A video summary of the of the elements used in high rise construction and how they could contribute to fire protection, and fire spread. WATCH

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Sprinkler Save in Los Angeles High-Rise Fire

Fire on the 15th floor     LAFD – LOS ANGELES – Automatic fire sprinklers prevented tragedy in a downtown residential high-rise on February 4, 2020, when fire erupted on the balcony of a 15th floor apartment. LAFD Public Information ...

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