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Do you know of a website, software or instructional aide that fire and ems educators would find useful? Send details to staff@fireeducators.org
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The following articles have been suggested by by Lisa Gonzales of Elder Corp

Disaster Safety for People with Disabilities: What to Do When Emergency Weather Strikes
https://www.redfin.com/blog/disaster-safety-for-people-with-disabilities

Fire Safety for Kids: Sparky the Fire Dog
http://www.sparky.org/

Open Campfire Safety Rules
http://www.preventwildfireca.org/Infographic-Campfire-Safety/

How to Prepare for a Wildfire
https://www.fema.gov/media-library-data/1409003859391-0e8ad1ed42c129f11fbc23d008d1ee85/how_to_prepare_wildfire_033014_508.pdf

Driving to Safety: The Car Owner’s Guide to Emergency Evacuation
http://www.lagrangecountrydodge.com/blog/2016/september/29/car-owners-guide-to-emergency-evacuation.htm

Survive the Unthinkable if Wildfire Threatens Your Home
http://www.uwyo.edu/barnbackyard/_files/documents/resources/wildfire2013/emergencyprep2013wywildfire.pdf

Home Fire Safety for Older Adults
http://files.esfi.org/file/Home-Fire-Safety-for-Older-Adults-Safety-Awareness-Program-Toolkit.pdf
(This is lengthy - skip to page 7!)

Fireplace and Chimney Problems, Tips & Prevention
http://www.homeadvisor.com/r/fireplace-and-chimney-problems/

Burn Prevention and Fire Safety Tips
http://www.barnabashealth.org/Saint-Barnabas-Medical-Center/Our-Services/The-Burn-Center/Community-Outreach/Burn-Prevention-and-Fire-Safety-Tips.aspx

Fire and Smoke Damage Restoration and Repair - Average Costs
http://www.improvenet.com/r/costs-and-prices/fire-damage-restoration

Burns: First Aid for Pets
http://www.peteducation.com/article.cfm?c=11+2065&aid=3615

Resources and Data Exchange Network (TRADENET)
The Training Resources and Data Exchange (TRADE) activity is a regionally-based network designed to foster the exchange of fire-related training information and resources. TRADE was created in 1984 to address the difficulties that state and local fire training systems were experiencing in disseminating quality-training programs effectively
For more information, contact the TRADE Program Manager, Mike McCabe, at 800- 238-3358, ext. 1894, or email the TRADE network. Their link is http://www.usfa.fema.gov/training/nfa/programs/

The Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education initiative
The U. S. Fire Administration established the Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) network of emergency services-related education and training providers. They with coordinators of two- and four-year academic fire and emergency medical services (EMS) management degree programs, promote higher education and to enhance the recognition of the fire and emergency services as a profession to reduce loss of life and property from fire and other hazards. They are an excellent resource for curriculum and associated educational material.
http://www.usfa.fema.gov/training/prodev/about_feshe.html

US Fire Administration on Facebook
      https://www.facebook.com/usfire
The USFA Librairy, formely the “NFA Resource learning Center” 
A repository for all most all fire related articles, books, and multi-media material. The librairy also hosts the research papers conducted as part of the EFO program.
http://www.usfa.fema.gov/data/library/about/index.html

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