Headlines Tagged with Fires/Injuries — 9,128 headlines found
The injuries a college student sustained when an electronic cigarette exploded in his face could have been prevented if the man had been taught to use the e-cigarette properly, a smoke shop employee told WPXI sister station FOX13. Meanwhile, the man's fam
Nov 23, 2015 WPXI (Pittsburgh, PA)
added Nov 25, 2015 17:00
Bakersfield resident Roy Iversen was riding home from work on Interstate 5 when his electronic cigarette, or e-cigarette, exploded in his pocket. “It almost sounded like a firecracker going off on my leg and then it was just flames shooting up about a f
Nov 25, 2015 Bakersfield (CA) Californian
added Nov 25, 2015 16:56
A mother using aerosols to make a wreath for her daughter's grave has died after a cigarette sparked an explosion in her East Lothian flat. Roseanne Rowan Armstrong, 43, told firefighters she was making a wreath when the accident happened at her home in
Nov 24, 2015 BBC Online
added Nov 24, 2015 21:14
[UK] Woman killed by blast after smoking cigarette while using aerosol spray to make Christmas decorations
A woman has died after sparking a huge blast when she smoked a cigarette while using aerosol cans to make Christmas decorations. Roseanne Rowan Armstrong, 43, was making festive wreaths when the explosion was triggered at her home in Edinburgh on Sunday.
Nov 24, 2015 The Mirror (uk)
added Nov 24, 2015 20:47
Flames tore through a South Austin apartment building early Tuesday, displacing dozens of people living there... The fire, which started after a man smoking on a wooden patio improperly discarded his cigarette, started around 12:30 a.m.
Nov 24, 2015 KVUE (Austin, TX)
added Nov 24, 2015 20:33
an e-cigarette exploded in his face, shattering his vertebrae and breaking his neck. News5 Investigates uncovered more than two dozen fires and explosions related to e-cigarettes over the last 6 years.
Nov 22, 2015 KOAA NBC 5/30 (Colo. Springs/Pueblo, CO)
added Nov 24, 2015 03:31
Consumer goods are increasingly made of synthetic materials and coatings. The carcinogens they give off when they burn could be driving high cancer rates among first responders.
Sep 11, 2015 The Atlantic Monthly
added Nov 23, 2015 16:54
WARNING: SOME OF THESE INJURIES ARE GRAPHIC Caples is in critical condition with a shattered vertebrae. He have to have surgery to give himself a chance to walk again. He also has multiple fractures, a hole in his mouth, and a broken neck.
Nov 21, 2015 KPHO CBS 5 News (Phoenix, AZ)
added Nov 23, 2015 16:28
[Colorado] College student shatters vertebrae, loses teeth and suffers facial fractures after his e-cigarette exploded in his mouth
An employee at an e-cigarette store in Memphis said the explosion was likely due to operator error, believing that Codero had been charging the device with a battery was that too powerful.
Nov 23, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 23, 2015 15:53
A PERSON had to be treated for minor burns after an e-cigarette exploded in a house in Maindee last night. Firefighters from Maindee were called to the fire on Argosy Way at 9.41pm.
Nov 23, 2015 South Wales Argus (uk)
added Nov 23, 2015 14:27