Headlines Tagged with Fires/Injuries — 10,049 headlines found
Pet Poison Helpline has encountered a sharp uptick in calls concerning cases of nicotine poisoning in pets that ingested e-cigarettes or liquid nicotine refill solution. Nicotine poses a serious threat of poisoning to dogs and cats and e-cigarettes back
Sep 9, 2014 Murfreesboro (TN) News-Journal
added Sep 9, 2014 15:05
Safety warning after two-year-old treated at Good Hope Hospital when she vomited after putting nicotine cartridge in mouth
Sep 8, 2014 Birmingham Mail (uk)
added Sep 8, 2014 04:22
[UK] Airport officials call for e-cigarettes to be banned from carry on luggage after smoldering bag is removed from flight
Fire marshals believe that a rechargeable lithium-ion battery in an e-cigarette inside the bag was to blame
Aug 14, 2014 This is Money (uk)
added Aug 15, 2014 09:57
A man who died after his e-cigarette exploded and set fire to oxygen equipment he is believed to have been using has been named by police. David Thomson, 62, was found dead in the living room of a property on Penkett Road in Wallasey, Merseyside.
Aug 9, 2014 London Evening Standard (uk)
added Aug 11, 2014 08:35
[New Jersey] VIDEOS: SEE IT: Point Pleasant Beach motel camera captures moment a cigarette sparked deadly blaze
John Alberti, who died in the fire, is seen smoking and apparently dropping embers from his cigarette next to an armchair in the Mariner's Cove Motel. About an hour and a half later, smoke is seen rising from the chair before quickly turning into flames.
Jul 2, 2014 New York Daily News
added Jul 2, 2014 20:08
A fire that injured several people Monday morning was started by someone smoking in bed with an oxygen tank, according to authorities in Lakewood. Flames could be seen coming out of the sixth floor window of a high rise.
Jun 30, 2014 KKTV 11 (Colorado Springs / Pueblo, CO)
added Jul 1, 2014 12:28
given the lack of regulation and research, including studies of the long-term effects, the jury is still out on its ultimate safety. Do your own research. Check out the CDC, FDA, and the Poison Control Center first, and consult your physician to learn of
Jun 24, 2014 Electronic Urban Report (EUR)
added Jun 24, 2014 13:38
Victorian Poisons Information Centre manager Jeff Robinson said the service had nine calls last year about nicotine poisoning related to e-cigarettes, including five cases involving children aged one to four.
Jun 7, 2014 WAtoday.com.au (au)
added Jun 8, 2014 12:57
Fire Department says in the past three weeks, there have been 21 local structure fires -- including 13 resulting from people not properly disposing of their cigarettes.... AFD Assistant Chief of Operations Graig Temple says the fires have collectively cau
May 26, 2014 KTUU-Ch. 2 (Anchorage, AK)
added May 27, 2014 12:36
The human-caused fire was sparked May 19 in the 1.9 million-acre Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. The weather forecast for the area calls for possible rain beginning Tuesday, said Willie Begay, a spokesman with the management team responding to the fire.
May 27, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added May 27, 2014 12:34