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Fire collapses $31.7 million bridge still under construction

Fire collapses $31.7 million bridge still under...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on May 07, 2014

The construction site of a $31.7 million bridge in California caught fire Monday, ultimately resulting in the bridge’s collapse, Sourceable ...

Three-alarm blaze does $2 million in damage at Anaheim construction site

Three-alarm blaze does $2 million in damage at Anaheim...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 09, 2014

In Anaheim, California 88 firefighters fought for more than an hour to contain a three-alarm fire at an apartment complex ...

VIDEO: Construction worker’s harrowing rescue from massive fire in Houston caught on tape

VIDEO: Construction worker’s harrowing rescue...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 26, 2014

A $50 million luxury apartment complex under construction in Houston was reduced to ashes Tuesday afternoon by a five-alarm fire ...

GM recalls 370k 2014 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups due to fire risk

GM recalls 370k 2014 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 14, 2014

General Motors has announced a huge recall on its new redesigned half-ton pickups. About 370,000 2014 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra ...

VIDEO: Helicopter rescues stranded crane operator high above a raging inferno

VIDEO: Helicopter rescues stranded crane operator high...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 18, 2013

A student housing complex under construction in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, caught fire Tuesday afternoon, stranding a crane operator high above ...

Tesla Model S catches fire, owner exits unharmed

Tesla Model S catches fire, owner exits unharmed

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Oct 15, 2013

Here on the Roadologist blog, we’ve shared plenty of stories about fires, including one about a roadside fire caused by ...

A Firefighter Fire-Starter

A Firefighter Fire-Starter

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Oct 07, 2013

A 43-year-old British firefighter is starting a fire instead of fighting it. In an attempted insurance scam that involved burning his ...

PHOTOS: Roadside on Fire

PHOTOS: Roadside on Fire

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Sep 13, 2013

It’s always a good idea to test a product or a procedure before it’s widely used. Isn’t that the idea ...

VIDEO: Dump truck driver unaware he’s hauling a raging fire

VIDEO: Dump truck driver unaware he’s hauling a...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 16, 2013

This video comes to us from our friends in Russia, where apparently anything can happen on the highways. And as ...

Researchers call for change to U.S. building codes

Researchers call for change to U.S. building codes

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 27, 2012

After a thorough review of fire safety literature since 1976, a California-based research team is calling for a change to ...

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