“More Proof That Battery Storage in Junk Drawers Leads to Home Fires”

  SALT LAKE CITY — Who would have thought that those batteries rolling around in your kitchen junk drawer might burn your house down? It happened to a Colorado family, and that wasn’t the first time. Few people routinely give batteries the respect they deserve. Batteries get tossed into junk drawers where they roll around … Continue reading “More Proof That Battery Storage in Junk Drawers Leads to Home Fires”

Do Water and Electric Cars Mix? A Look at the Safety Standards & Fire Service Response to Emergencies

Download  "Hybrid Car Emergency Response PDF Training"  File Here: Fire - EMS Electric or Hybrid Car Extrication and Fire Safety By Pamela Coyle ~Coyle on Cars We all remember parental warnings about mixing electricity and water. Those cautions are reinforced, at least in my case, by watching entirely too many accidental or homicidal death scenes … Continue reading Do Water and Electric Cars Mix? A Look at the Safety Standards & Fire Service Response to Emergencies