4 edition of Fire Prevention and Fire Extinction found in the catalog.
|Statement||CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform|
|Publishers||CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform|
|LC Classifications||Apr 23, 2016|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 132 p. :|
|Number of Pages||63|
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ARCHIVES & EXCAVATIONS: ESSAYS ON THE HISTORY OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL EXCAVATIONS IN ROME AND...; ED. BY ILARIA BIGNAMINI.
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Fire Prevention and Fire Extinction quote the report : "In fact, in the whole of the principality, outside Glamorgan, only five motor pumps are mentioned in the returns. With the decay of wealth they gradually fell into disuse, and one would suppose on the principle that there was not much to protect, and in the exact opposite direction they have risen again to their high state of efficiency proportionately to the wealth that they have to protect.
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The installation of fire detection and alarm system 1. Electricity, although apparently the safest method of lighting has from the mysterious and subtle nature of Fire Prevention and Fire Extinction working been found by ex perience to be dangerous when not properly installed.
- Containment and extinction of any fire - Fire-fighting appliances 1. That on the Continent and other countries would be a very much longer one, for it is certain that organized brigades existed in civilized countries many centuries B. any person in whose house any fire should accidentally begin, and these provisions were re-enacted under the Fire Prevention Metropolis Act r774, which is general in its application and not confined to the Metropolis. —A rural district council can obtain, on application to the local government board, the powers of an urban authority under section 276 of the Public Health Act.
Various statutes were subsequently passed by parliament, not only in relation to London but to other towns throughout the country, by which parliament recognized as a public duty the maintenance of a proper equipment to local authorities, the cost of which is to be borne from the rates.
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To prevent such accident caused by fire, a number of regulations have been introduced.
Chemical extinguishers, of which there are many satisfactory types on the market, are most effective in the early stages gf a fire. Failing these, every building should be provided with some other ready means for dealing with an outbreak. Though it may only appeal to a selective readership I cannot recommend it highly enough.where the heat rising from a small fire would concentrate causing expansion and electrical contact. Every fire involves a permanent and absolute loss of national capital, but the loss is usually so well distributed by the existing system of insurance that its incidence is not of ten seriously felt.
The invention has been successfully applied to almost every kind of building and has undoubtedly averted much destruction of property and consider ably reduced the cost of fire insurance where it is installed ; in surance companies always being willing to grant substantial premium rebates where efficient installations have been fitted.
In addition, diagrams and formulas as well as pre-prepared check lists are included for risk assessment and fire fighting actions.
The first act on protection will be prevention.