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One Meridian Plaza Fire

A Building Construction Awareness Project     Fire Engineering In this Building Construction Awareness Project presentation, the panel speaks with Charles Jennings about the One Meridian Plaza fire in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This high-rise fire February 23, 1991, wrecked numerous floors ...

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Drone Used on Rooftop Fire at Manhattan High-Rise

FDNY uses drone at commercial high-rise fire     FDNY Response Videos ©FDNY Response Videos 2020 Address: 15 West 28 Street – at Broadway Fire on the roof of a 10 story 25×50 mixed occupancy. 1535 – Bn. 7 – ...

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Three Hurt in Chicago High-Rise Fire

Firefighter among the injured     HighRise Ops Staff CHICAGO, Illinois -A fire in a Kenwood neighborhood high-rise on Wednesday left two people and a firefighter injured, according to ABC7 Chicago. The fire was on the second floor of the ...

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Video: Crane Collapse at Brooklyn High-Rise

Partial collapse at 31-story high-rise     Tom Felipe FDNY on scene All Hands Brooklyn Box 23 77-75-0023 2 Blue Slip. Partial crane collapse in a building under construction in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. 2/11/21 New York City Fire Department units responded ...

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Rescue at Manhattan High-Rise Fire

Fire on the seventh floor at Box 648     FDNY Response Videos ©FDNY Response Videos 2020 Fire Location: 224 East 28th St off 2nd Ave Fire 7th floor 20 story MD Around 03:30​   Maybe: E-16,14,21,5 E-1(H.R Nozzle) E-3(C.F.R.D) ...

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FDNY Responds to Unstable Crane at Brooklyn High-Rise

Part of crane became unstable at a 31-story building     HighRise Ops Staff BROOKLYN, New York – The FDNY responded at approximately 4:00 p.m. on Thursday to an unstable crane at a high-rise building on Commercial and Clay streets ...

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The Fires that Foretold Grenfell

Five fires that preceded Grenfell     BBC This 60-minute documentary is the dramatic, haunting story of five fires that foretold the Grenfell disaster, told through the eyes of those directly involved. This vivid and moving film for BBC Two ...

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Three Hurt in Fire at Pennsylvania Seniors’ High-Rise

70 evacuated from New Kensington high-rise apartment building     HighRise Ops Staff NEW KENSINGTON, Pennsylvania – WPXI reports that three people were transported to a hospital after an apartment fire Wednesday. Firefighters responded  to Parnassus Manor  at 3:20 p.m. ...

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Fire at NYC’s Mount Sinai Hospital

Fire on the 27th floor     FDNY Response Videos ©FDNY Response Videos 2020 Location: 1450 Madison Ave off 99th street. 4&2 Response for the hospital. Fire in the 27th floor Elevator Machine room Fire knocked down with the house ...

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