Headlines Tagged with Fires/Injuries — 9,991 headlines found
Cigarette companies which used to reap huge profits from the tobacco growing industry in Kelantan are urged to assist former tobacco farmers in need of aid to repair their homes and clean water supply.
Nov 4, 2012 BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Nov 4, 2012 13:08
[California] Twenty-six people were forced from their homes by a fire at a high-rise apartment building in downtown Fresno.
Oct 21, 2012 KGPE TV CBS47 (Fresno, CA)
added Oct 22, 2012 06:21
Updated: Nurse, patient injured in ER hospital bed fire . . . The cause of the blaze: An intoxicated patient smoking an imaginary cigarette in a bed in one room of the recently expanded ER.
Oct 21, 2012 Ann Arbor.com
added Oct 21, 2012 16:39
The smoker called 911 after her hair went up in flames just before 4.30pm yesterday at her Butler apartment.
Oct 14, 2012 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 20, 2012 13:01
Although the ads can be convincing, I think they also need to give smokers more information on how to control their addictions. Even though someone might want to stop smoking, it’s never an easy thing. But for those who are thinking about quitting, I w
Oct 18, 2012 digitalBURG.com (The Muleskinner - University of Central Missouri)
added Oct 19, 2012 08:43
In the wake of National Fire Prevention Week, it’s important that we take a moment to address smoking-related fires . . . From 2005-2011 in Madison, there were a total of five deaths and 16 injuries as a result of smoking related fires, causing over $4.
Oct 17, 2012 (Madison, WI) Capital Times
added Oct 19, 2012 03:19
According to investigators, Gregory S. Ballou died as a result of smoke inhalation from a fire that started due to a cigarette smoldering several hours on an upholstered sofa inside the house. Ballou, 52, fell asleep on the sofa with a lit cigarette.
Oct 12, 2012 Star Community Newspapers (Plano, TX)
added Oct 12, 2012 15:48
it was a transformer that caught fire and spread to nearby trees and a fence. A Houston Fire Department spokesperson told us that it is a break area for construction workers and that a fire by smoking materials is the only logical thing the commander co
Oct 11, 2012 KRTK TV ABC13 (Houston, TX)
added Oct 12, 2012 10:55
Authorities say a man who was smoking in bed sparked a fire on Monday at the Cloud Drift Motel that claimed his life.
Oct 9, 2012 Springfield (MO) News-Leader
added Oct 9, 2012 07:13
The earthquake-hit Yunnan province's application for an increased quota on cigarette production to boost tobacco tax and help with disaster relief has ignited public criticism.
Sep 11, 2012 China Daily (cn)
added Sep 11, 2012 12:56