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Title

How much time does it take for a wildland firefighter to reach a safety zone?
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): Martin E. Alexander; Gregory J. Baxter; Gary R. Dakin
Publication Year: 2013

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Keyword(s):
  • Canada
  • escape route
  • FERIC - Forest Engineering Research of Canada
  • safety zone
  • travel time
  • wildland firefighters
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Record Last Modified: December 13, 2016
FRAMES Record Number: 15468

Description

A field study of fire crews using escape routes provides insights into a key element of firefighter safety.

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Citation:
Alexander, Martin E.; Baxter, Gregory J.; Dakin, Gary R. 2013. How much time does it take for a wildland firefighter to reach a safety zone? Wildfire July/August.