Headlines Tagged with Fires/Injuries — 10,012 headlines found
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
During a press conference Thursday morning, Vincente Garza and his attorney, Gregory L. Bentley of the Shernoff Birdart Echeverria Bentley law firm, announced a lawsuit has been filed against the sellers and manufacturers of e-cigarettes that allegedly e
Nov 22, 2015 Bakersfield (CA) Californian
added Nov 23, 2015 00:17
Family members say a Kangertech e-cigarette exploded. Caples neck was broken, his teeth were knocked out, and he had facial fractures and cuts. FOX13's Kristin Leigh spoke with Caples' sister, Colessia Porter, who is from Memphis. On FOX13 News at 9 and
Nov 22, 2015 WHBQ-TV FOX13 (Memphis, TN)
added Nov 23, 2015 00:04
[Massachusetts] Careless disposal of smoking materials cause of deadly Springfield blaze, fire department says
Careless disposal of smoking materials was the cause of the blaze that took the life of a 57-year-old St. James Boulevard woman Tuesday night. The Spring field Arson & Bomb Squad, along with troopers from the state Fire Marshal's office, made the determi
Nov 20, 2015 Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Nov 21, 2015 20:41
the battery went up in flames and severely burned his girlfriend’s hands while they were driving on Interstate 79 Tuesday night. “It was an instant flash. I mean, the battery just instantly started glowing red, it was like a blacksmith heating metal --
Nov 19, 2015 WPXI (Pittsburgh, PA)
added Nov 21, 2015 20:40
The lithium-ion battery exploded all over his bathroom, and left him with several serious injuries. Garza suffered damage to his mouth and doctors were even forced to amputate part of his left index finger as a result of the explosion.
Nov 19, 2015 CBS 2 News / KCAL 9 (Los Angeles, CA)
added Nov 21, 2015 20:39
The owner of an apartment house in Portland where six tenants died is returning to court soon... Investigators say the fire started on the porch because of improperly disposed smoking materials. A lawsuit stemming from the fire alleges an exit was blocke
Nov 20, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 21, 2015 17:31