Fire Technology

, Volume 15, Issue 4, pp 245–261 | Cite as

Fire severity and response distance: Initial findings

  • Edward Ignall
  • Kenneth Rider
  • Richard Urbach


Rational decisions about the number of fire companies a community should have require reliable estimates of the fire losses that would result. Such estimates are not now available. One building block in their development is a relationship between the distance the responding companies travel and physical damage.


Civil Engineer Building Block Reliable Estimate Initial Finding Rational Decision 
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  • Edward Ignall
  • Kenneth Rider
  • Richard Urbach

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