Thread: quick question...
12-01-2011, 10:36 AM #1
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Somebody in my department asked me this the other day and got me thinking...
What is the NFPA definition of fire?
Tried to do a little research on this but couldn't find anything. Any ideas?The world is a dangerous place to live, not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it.
12-01-2011, 11:01 AM #2
You did very little research and time spent looking....it took me all of 3 minutes to find the N.F.P.A. definition of "fire".
1.Any instance of destructive and uncontrolled burning, including explosions.
2.Fire A rapid oxidation process, which is a chemical reaction resulting in the
evolution of light and heat in varying intensities.
3.Fire A rapid oxidation process, which is a chemical reaction resulting in the
evolution of light and heat in varying intensities. [921, 2004]
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