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Government Documents - Department of Homeland Security: Fire Administration

Describes our holdings of Homeland Security and related agency publications.

About the agency

The United States Fire Administration (USFA) was originally established in the Department of Commerce in 1974 as the National Fire Prevention and Control Administration. It was placed in the Federal Emergency Management Agency in 1979, and it became part of DHS in 2003. It is responsible for promoting fire safety and preventing deaths from fire in the U.S.

Our holdings

Government Documents holds a partial collection of USFA publications, including the following series:

Technical report series (FEM 1.115:) Reports of investigations of major fires.

Fire in the United States (FEM 1.117:) Statistics on fires in the U.S.

President's Fire Prevention Conference of 1947 (FW 6.9:P 94/947)

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