Small hose streams for fighting mine fires

  • 23 Pages
  • 4.33 MB
  • English
Govt. print. off. , Washington
Hose, Mine
ContributionsHendricks, Rae Wright, 1884- joint author., United States. Bureau of Mines., Illinois State Geological Survey., University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
LC ClassificationsTN1 .U6 no. 330
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 23 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6684752M
LC Control Number25026637

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is the approximate number of home structures that receive a response from the fire department in the US. This is according to an estimation by the National Fire Protection Association. fire protection in mining at the time. This code included the need for adequate fire-fighting equipment, including hose lines, water tanks and hydrants, portable extinguishers, telephone and alarm apparatus, breathing apparatus, ventilation fans, and mine fire escape plans.

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this is called the indirect attack method.