Fire & Security http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6639/more en Short Circuit Causes Skyscraper Fire in Dubai on New Year's Eve http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/short-circuit-causes-skyscraper-fire-dubai-new-years-eve <div class="node-body article-body">A fire that engulfed a 63-story hotel in Dubai on New Year's Eve was started by an electrical short-circuit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/short-circuit-causes-skyscraper-fire-dubai-new-years-eve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/short-circuit-causes-skyscraper-fire-dubai-new-years-eve#comments Fire & Security Around the Circuit Mon, 25 Jan 2016 18:34:00 +0000 131831 at http://ecmweb.com Worker Burned from Arc Flash at Bowling Alley http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/worker-burned-arc-flash-bowling-alley <div class="node-body article-body">A worker at a bowling alley in Prescott, Ariz., suffered injuries after an arc flash fire last week.</div> <div 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Destroys Tamale Manufacturer Warehouse http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/electrical-fire-destroys-tamale-manufacturer-warehouse <div class="node-body article-body">A fire that tore through a tamale manufacturer’s warehouse last week, causing an estimated $1.9 million in damage, started due to an electrical malfunction.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/electrical-fire-destroys-tamale-manufacturer-warehouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/electrical-fire-destroys-tamale-manufacturer-warehouse#comments Fire & Security Around the Circuit Fri, 23 Oct 2015 15:23:00 +0000 128851 at http://ecmweb.com Ingram Publishing/Thinkstock Electricians Burned at Massachusetts Library http://ecmweb.com/arc-flash/electricians-burned-massachusetts-library <div class="node-body article-body">Two electricians were hospitalized Saturday morning with burns caused by a small explosion and fire at the Framingham Public Library in Massachusetts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/arc-flash/electricians-burned-massachusetts-library" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/arc-flash/electricians-burned-massachusetts-library#comments Arc Flash Fire & Security Around the Circuit Mon, 19 Oct 2015 14:25:00 +0000 128661 at http://ecmweb.com Electrical Fire Closes Pizza Restaurant in New Hampshire http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/electrical-fire-closes-pizza-restaurant-new-hampshire <div class="node-body article-body">A fire that displaced two families last week and closed a Derry, N.H., restaurant, was most likely started by a loose electrical connection.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/electrical-fire-closes-pizza-restaurant-new-hampshire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/electrical-fire-closes-pizza-restaurant-new-hampshire#comments Fire & Security News Tue, 06 Oct 2015 19:54:00 +0000 128201 at http://ecmweb.com Atlantic City Casino Evacuated Due to Electrical Fire http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/atlantic-city-casino-evacuated-due-electrical-fire <div class="node-body article-body">A casino floor had to be temporarily evacuated during an electrical fire this weekend at Bally's Wild West.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/atlantic-city-casino-evacuated-due-electrical-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/atlantic-city-casino-evacuated-due-electrical-fire#comments Fire & Security Around the Circuit Mon, 28 Sep 2015 14:48:00 +0000 127921 at http://ecmweb.com Electrical Contractors Burned at Ramada Hotel http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/electrical-contractors-burned-ramada-hotel <div class="node-body article-body">Two electrical contractors suffered serious injuries after being burned at a hotel in southwest Charlotte last week. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/electrical-contractors-burned-ramada-hotel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/electrical-contractors-burned-ramada-hotel#comments Fire & Security Around the Circuit Mon, 21 Sep 2015 16:59:00 +0000 127481 at http://ecmweb.com Texas Child Burned from Electrical Event http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/texas-child-burned-electrical-event <div class="node-body article-body">A Texas child suffered second-degree burns on his leg after an apparent underground electrical event of some sort late last week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/texas-child-burned-electrical-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/texas-child-burned-electrical-event#comments Fire & Security Around the Circuit Thu, 10 Sep 2015 16:23:00 +0000 127181 at http://ecmweb.com Pennsylvania Bridge Reopens After Electrical Fire http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/pennsylvania-bridge-reopens-after-electrical-fire <div class="node-body article-body">The McKeesport-Duquesne Bridge reopened last Wednesday evening several hours after an electrical fire forced it to close and caused intermittent power outages in the area.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/pennsylvania-bridge-reopens-after-electrical-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/pennsylvania-bridge-reopens-after-electrical-fire#comments Fire & Security Around the Circuit Mon, 07 Sep 2015 15:40:00 +0000 127011 at http://ecmweb.com