Canadian and U.S.A. Fire Statistics for Use in the Risk- Cost Assessment Model

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/20358744
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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleInternal Report (National Research Council Canada. Institute for Research in Construction); no. IRC-IR-637
Physical description18 p.
SubjectRisk/cost assessment
AbstractThe Canadian and U.S.A. fire loss statistics for apartment and office buildings were analyzed to obtain infomation on fire incidence rates, fire types, death rates and fire department response times. This information was obtained to provide input to, and partly for validation of, the riskcost assessment model for application to highrise buildings.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC numberNRC-IRC-4610
NPARC number20358744
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Record created2012-07-20
Record modified2017-06-14
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