Headlines Tagged with Fires/Injuries — 9,873 headlines found
If the nursing home your relative or friend lives in does not have sprinklers throughout the building, you probably want to push the issue, especially since even facilities with no-smoking policies had to “grandfather” current residents who smoke, allowi
Sep 30, 2013 New York Times Blogs
added Oct 2, 2013 20:23
Fire officials in south-central Idaho say a smoker lighting a cigarette while using an oxygen tank ignited a fire that killed her and quickly spread in the apartment filled with additional oxygen tanks.
Apr 18, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 18, 2013 16:59
Montreal’s fire department said it responded to 12 fires linked to cigarettes or cigars since the warm weather started, and is warning people to be careful where they extinguish their cigarettes, or cigars.
Jun 1, 2016 Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Jun 2, 2016 09:38
A fire that destroyed three homes and damaged others in southern Alberta was caused by improper disposal of smoking materials. The blaze got rolling in a west Lethbridge residence Wednesday night and winds quickly spread the fire to two neighbouring hou
Apr 7, 2016 Canadian Press
added Apr 8, 2016 04:38
Cornwall’s fire chief has launched a task force and hotline to butt out a trend of smoking-related fires. Members of the Cornwall Fire Department, the Eastern Ontario Health Unit and the Fire Marshal’s Office were at Cornwall Square Friday afternoon to a
Jun 19, 2015 Cornwall (ON) Newswatch (ca)
added Jun 22, 2015 10:11
[Wisconsin] No smoke, but lots of fire! Another e-cigarette explosion smolders home as officials warn you don't need to 'light up' to be in danger
* New fire in Wisconsin signals a review of e-cigarette technology * Officials explain the root of a problem that is happening across the country * E-cigarette sales set to top $1 billion a year
Oct 4, 2013 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 6, 2013 07:06
A man died Tuesday after his cigarette sparked a fire fueled by his oxygen tank in his living room, Las Vegas Fire and Rescue spokesman Tim Szymanski said. The manâ€™s wife came home from work about 5:30 p.m. to their duplex in the 6100 block of Daisy P
Apr 24, 2013 Las Vegas Sun
added Apr 26, 2013 06:31
Firefighters were called for a residential medical emergency Friday morning when they found their patient hooked up to an oxygen tank while smoking a cigarette, said Assistant Fire Chief Steve Achilles.
Oct 12, 2012 Portsmouth (NH) Herald
added Oct 12, 2012 16:08
PSKOVSKAYA, RUSSIA: A dashcam video mounted on a car recorded a harrowing escape by a woman fleeing a car moments before it burst into flames. The cause of the fire? The woman has decided to light up a cigarette with a leaking gas canister inside her car
May 14, 2015 Malaysian Digest (my)
added May 14, 2015 10:44
Cigarettes she was smoking, along with an oxygen tank she was using, were factors in the ignition and quick spread of a house fire that killed a disabled Provo woman.
Aug 22, 2013 Salt Lake Tribune
added Aug 22, 2013 15:00