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  1. #296 – Fire Sprinkler Pipe: How to Perform an Obstruction Investigation, Part 1

    #296 – Fire Sprinkler Pipe: How to Perform an Obstruction Investigation, Part 1
    Learn how to spot the conditions that should trigger a detailed obstruction investigation of fire sprinkler pipe according to NFPA 25.
  2. #294 – The Deadliest Fires in U.S. History: Lessons Learned from the Hartford Circus Fire

    #294 – The Deadliest Fires in U.S. History: Lessons Learned from the Hartford Circus Fire
    Learn what caused the “the worst avoidable disaster in Capital City history” and how the tragedy made outdoor amusement venues safer today.
  3. #286 – Fire Hydrant Colors: Their NFPA Spectrum and Meaning

    #286 – Fire Hydrant Colors: Their NFPA Spectrum and Meaning
    Learn what fire hydrant colors mean, including the National Fire Protection Association’s (NFPA) national recommendations.
  4. #271 – The Deadliest Fires in U.S. History: The MGM Grand Fire in Las Vegas

    #271 – The Deadliest Fires in U.S. History: The MGM Grand Fire in Las Vegas
    QRFS explains how the tragic MGM Grand Fire in Las Vegas in 1980 sparked tougher life safety codes at hotels and casinos.
  5. #265 – Video Smoke Detection: Spotting Smoke and Fire with Cameras

    #265 – Video Smoke Detection: Spotting Smoke and Fire with Cameras
    Does video smoke detection identify fires accurately? QRFS examines video image detection (VID) of smoke and/or flames, digging into the tech and its uses.
  6. #239 – Fire in Space: If Star Trek’s Fire Protection Technology Were Real

    #239 – Fire in Space: If Star Trek’s Fire Protection Technology Were Real
    QRFS explores real fire in space and the technology of Star Trek, looking forward to a future where fire safety goes where it has never gone before.
  7. #199 – How to Stop a Fire Sprinkler Head with the Correct Shutgun Sprinkler Tool

    #199 – How to Stop a Fire Sprinkler Head with the Correct Shutgun Sprinkler Tool
    A false activation of a fire sprinkler can quickly cause expensive water damage. QRFS explains how Shutgun sprinkler tools quickly and easily stop discharge at the source and which one to buy for different systems.
  8. #197 – Life Safety Rope: NFPA Requirements for Cleaning and Storage

    #197 – Life Safety Rope: NFPA Requirements for Cleaning and Storage
    QRFS explains best practices for caring for life safety rope, meeting NFPA requirements, and avoiding damage that can put firefighter’s lives at risk.
  9. #196 – Grenfell Tower, Two Years After the Fire

    #196 – Grenfell Tower, Two Years After the Fire
    QRFS looks at the latest updates on Grenfell Tower, explaining what's known about the fire's causes and fallout before turning to the question of whether fires like this could happen in the United States.
  10. #192 – Fire News Round-Up: Firefighters and the Military

    #192 – Fire News Round-Up: Firefighters and the Military
    Bicycle teams, virtual reality, and explosive wildfires—it's all here in QRFS's look at news about active-duty military firefighters and other intersections between the armed services and firefighting.

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