Throughout history Hell, the place where sinners are sentenced to eternal damnation, has been depicted as a world of fire and brimstone. This is largely because the human mind cannot imagine a worse fate than the pain and suffering associated with burn injuries. Pain from burns does not go away."..."
Burns suffered in car accidents can be among the most devastating types of injuries. If you are coping with burns from a car crash, you know firsthand how agonizingly painful, difficult to treat, and terribly limiting these injuries are. You may feel frustrated, angry, worried, depressed – or all of these"..."
“It is a primal fear, an age old fear of fire. Of all man’s Fears nothing else is quite so dreadful. Scream “FIRE” in a crowded place and it will be as a knife is plunged into the heart of every person present. There will be such a rush to"..."
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"..."