VIDEO: Addressing the media from the scene of a condo fire in Fern Creek, Fire Chief Mike Schmidt said this:

“Today’s construction burns much faster than older homes. Newer construction is going to burn much quicker and easier due to the light weight of it.”

He’s right. Here’s why.

The UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute did an in-depth research and simulation project, where they created mock-ups of a modern living room and a legacy living room, with corresponding furniture in each.
– PUB DATE: 7/10/2019 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: WHAS- TV 11 ABC News
Source: SEAFC Ky Fire News

Member Discounts

Corporate Sponsors



Kentucky Association of Fire Chiefs
722 Terry Drive
Winchester, KY 40391

Copyright © 2019 | Kentucky Association of Fire Chiefs