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New Home Fire Timeline Animation Now Available

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HFSC’s signature home fire timeline that illustrates how fast a fire grows compared to how quickly a fire sprinkler prevents a fire from becoming deadly is now available as an animated graphic. Using vivid graphics and sound effects, the new animation tells the story quickly and convincingly in about a minute. This new educational tool is yours to download. Click …

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New Timeline Helps Explain Speed of Fire

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HFSC developed a new home fire timeline to show growth of a fire with and without fire sprinklers. During the first 90 seconds after the fire starts, the smoke alarm activates and heat from the fire activates the sprinkler. Without sprinklers, the odds of escaping decrease quickly as flashover can occur in three to five minutes. Designed to be a ...
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Fire Safety: Social Media Reaches Millennials

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You’ve probably read a lot about millennials during this election cycle, and for good reason. Millennials* became our largest U.S. generation in 2015, edging out baby boomers at 75 million (Pew Research). That’s a lot of votes. And a lot of buying power. This cohort is getting a close look from marketers across the board. According to the National Association …