Fire & Security http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6639/more en Florida Hospital Evacuated After Electrical Fire http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/florida-hospital-evacuated-after-electrical-fire <div class="node-body article-body">An electrical fire knocked out power yesterday to the Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point in Hudson, Fla..</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/florida-hospital-evacuated-after-electrical-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/florida-hospital-evacuated-after-electrical-fire#comments Fire & Security Thu, 01 Sep 2016 18:09:00 +0000 139581 at http://ecmweb.com Carhartt Voluntarily Recalls Flame-Resistant Sweatshirts http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/carhartt-voluntarily-recalls-flame-resistant-sweatshirts <div class="node-body article-body">Carhartt has informed customers about a voluntary product notification regarding nine Flame Resistant (FR) sweatshirt styles with durable water repellent finish (DWR) manufactured in 2014 and after. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/carhartt-voluntarily-recalls-flame-resistant-sweatshirts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/carhartt-voluntarily-recalls-flame-resistant-sweatshirts#comments Fire & Security Thu, 25 Aug 2016 19:36:00 +0000 139441 at http://ecmweb.com Underground Transformer Blast Captured on Video http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/underground-transformer-blast-captured-video <div class="node-body article-body">Video taken by two women in downtown St. Petersburg, Fla., captured an underground transformer blast earlier this week.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/underground-transformer-blast-captured-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/underground-transformer-blast-captured-video#comments Fire & Security Fri, 27 May 2016 18:31:00 +0000 136281 at http://ecmweb.com UL Warns of Potentially Hazardous Communications Cable http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/ul-warns-potentially-hazardous-communications-cable <div class="node-body article-body">The following is a notification from UL that the communications cable identified below may pose a fire hazard.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/ul-warns-potentially-hazardous-communications-cable" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/ul-warns-potentially-hazardous-communications-cable#comments Fire & Security Thu, 26 May 2016 18:15:00 +0000 136271 at http://ecmweb.com Fire Shuts Down Ivanpah Solar Generating Tower http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/fire-shuts-down-ivanpah-solar-generating-tower <div class="node-body article-body">A small fire shut down a generating tower last week at the world's largest solar power plant, Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System in California.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/fire-shuts-down-ivanpah-solar-generating-tower" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/fire-shuts-down-ivanpah-solar-generating-tower#comments Fire & Security Tue, 24 May 2016 16:18:00 +0000 136191 at http://ecmweb.com Pittsburgh Light Rail Evacuated After Electrical Fire http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/pittsburgh-light-rail-evacuated-after-electrical-fire <div class="node-body article-body">Rail stations in downtown Pittsburgh were evacuated a couple of weeks ago after an electrical fire along the tracks.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/pittsburgh-light-rail-evacuated-after-electrical-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/pittsburgh-light-rail-evacuated-after-electrical-fire#comments Fire & Security Mon, 09 May 2016 20:14:00 +0000 135441 at http://ecmweb.com By Luke H. Gordon from Greenwood Lake, NY, USA - April2008Pittsburgh174 Fires and Electric Problems Plague Washington Metro http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/fires-and-electric-problems-plague-washington-metro <div class="node-body article-body">The Washington Metro says a station in northwest Washington has been shut down after an electrical fire on the tracks.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/fires-and-electric-problems-plague-washington-metro" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/fires-and-electric-problems-plague-washington-metro#comments Fire & Security Fri, 06 May 2016 18:22:00 +0000 135341 at http://ecmweb.com Power Employees Injured in Arc Flash Fire http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/power-employees-injured-arc-flash-fire <div class="node-body article-body">A malfunction in an electrical panel caused a transformer to explode at Pioneer Hydropower in Hamilton, Mass.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/power-employees-injured-arc-flash-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/power-employees-injured-arc-flash-fire#comments Fire & Security Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:26:00 +0000 135151 at http://ecmweb.com Electrical Fire Injures Workers in New York http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/electrical-fire-injures-workers-new-york <div class="node-body article-body">An electrical fire at the construction site of an East 92nd Street luxury apartment tower in New York injured three workers this past Tuesday morning.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/electrical-fire-injures-workers-new-york" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/electrical-fire-injures-workers-new-york#comments Fire & Security News Thu, 21 Apr 2016 18:12:00 +0000 134811 at http://ecmweb.com UL Warns of Potential Hazards from Improper Installation of Lighting Retrofit Kits http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/ul-warns-potential-hazards-improper-installation-lighting-retrofit-kits <div class="node-body article-body">UL has issued a warning over the growing number of reports of improperly installed and uncertified retrofit lighting kits that may pose a fire or shock hazard.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/ul-warns-potential-hazards-improper-installation-lighting-retrofit-kits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/ul-warns-potential-hazards-improper-installation-lighting-retrofit-kits#comments Fire & Security Lighting & Control Shock & Electrocution Thu, 14 Apr 2016 14:39:00 +0000 134511 at http://ecmweb.com