Skip navigation
All Places > Xchange Forums

Public Education

Log in to follow, share, and participate in this community.

Recent Activity

Hey guys,      Im currently designing the performance venue for the new rams stadium and i have come across a rather gray and difficult area of the code. Has anyone ever designed a system which includes lapendary panels? There has been quite a difference of opinion that relates to the code and it seems everyone has a different interpretation of… (Show more)
in Public Education
Hi, everyone;   I'm in the beginning stages of planning another book tentatively titled "Fire Departments and Communities." The topic will cover how fire departments perceive and respond to risks across communities in their jurisdictions (including risk assessment and risk reduction plan implementation), as well as information from… (Show more)
in Public Education
Hello, I can not find in NFPA 13 standard how should storages of the height of about 100ft be protected? Racks are dimensions of 5ft 5inches x 5ft 5 inches in the base and the same 5ft 5inches height. It is a big warehouse of 130,000 sq feet in the base and 100 ft height. 
in Public Education
Hello everyone! During this COVID-19 times, my Fire Department is participating in Birthday Party Drive-By's. In normal times, in the summer we typically do Block Parties as a way to reach and connect to the community. What is everyone planning to do in the summer for community outreach? Will you continue Birthday Parades? Does anyone have any… (Show more)
in Public Education
Has anyone used VR programs to educate the public in fire safety?  I know they are using if for fire fighting training as well as companies using them for safety training.  We are acquiring a building and we were thinking of using it as a Learning/Training Center.  Small groups would come to us and we would use this as another tool.  If you have,… (Show more)
in Public Education
Recently I had a information table at a Senior Citizen's Fair in my Municipality. I did some research prior to and the number one thing Seniors fear the most is losing their mobility. Being involved in a fire did not even make the list; not sure how far down it would be had the list not been a top ten list. So a little brainstorming had me…
Here is a Jeopardy game for your classroom visits.  The game must be in the PRESENT mode for it to work. Many classrooms have projection technology such as a SmartBoard.    Below is the PowerPoint version which is a copy from the original…
Last week, my teenage son came to me and said, “Yo, Mom. Can we get some baby ducks?” No joke. He really said “Yo, Mom.” (Cue the eye roll.) And he really asked for ducks. (Cue the eyebrow lift.) I quickly brushed off this request until later that evening during what has been coined as Social Distancing Cocktail Hour. This is exactly what you are… (Show more)