NIST Releases Report on Sofa Super Store Fire

For nine Charleston firefighters, the June 18, 2007 call was their final alarm.

Among other things, the investigators also suggested that the department develop, implement and enforce written standard operating procedures (SOPs) for an occupational safety and health program in accordance with NFPA 1500. They also said that an incident commander needed to be clearly identified as the person responsible at an incident.