A burn is understood to be a type of injury that arises when damage or death is sustained to the cells of the body or skin.1 Burn injuries are typically categorized based on the severity and depth of injury as a first, second, or third-degree burn.2 The classification from first"..."
The Fathers for Fire Safety, two men I know from Ohio, have petitioned the US Consumer Products Safety Commission to mandate warnings on all ionization smoke alarms. The warnings arise out of the scientific fact that ionization alarms do not respond to smoke from smoldering fires. Unfortunately this type of"..."
In the early morning of Sunday August 24th, San Francisco experienced the largest earthquake to hit the area in nearly 25 years. The 6.0 earthquake stuck around 3:00 am local time and was felt over a large portion of northern California. Several historic buildings were damaged and thousands were left"..."