Fire safety training through the senses

Novak, Jamie
September 2011
Minnesota Fire Chief;Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p19
The author details the fire safety training he conducted based on the simulated kitchen grease fire he witnessed from the Queensland Fire Department in Quebec. Upon his return to the U.S., he reenacted what he had seen in Australia for the new media and then at an Open House at one of the fire stations in Saint Paul, Minnesota. He considers the training effective since people can actually see and feel the flames/heat and smell the fire.


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