Fire Essay Examples

Vesta, The Roman Goddess of Heart and Fire

Vesta is the Goddess of Heart and Fire. Being one of the most popular gods/goddesses of Ancient Rome, she symbolizes “the continuity of the life of the State” (Johnston, par. 488). Being a people of deep religious feeling (Hamilton 45), the ancient Romans embraced gods and goddesses like Vesta into their everyday lives, as they… View Article

Planning a Field Trip

Before planning a field trip, I considered the theme we were currently engaging. Then I decided on taking a trip to the Fire Station because we were talking about fire safety. Earlier in the week, we had a fire drill and talked about things we should do in case of a real fire. First I… View Article

Robert Frost: Fire and Ice

1. Robert Frost poem. 2. Robert frost title describing two extremes. a. fire symbol b. Ice symbol. 3. Desire and fire a quick way of destruction. a. desire as a great feeling in the beginning. b. desire is a hard to tell feeling. c. Frost trying Desire. 4. Cold and ice is a slow killer…. View Article

Firestick Farming

What is Fire stick farming? Fire stick farming is the traditional way Aboriginal people looked after the land and created fire breaks to ensure large destructive summer fires were not a threat. Communication Fire was a form of communication. When water supplies were running low one of the men would travel to where they knew… View Article

Natural Hazards – Bushfires

A natural hazard is a natural event that has a significantly negative effect on people or the environment. Many natural hazards are related. For example drought can lead to famine and earthquakes can form tsunamis and landslides. Australia’s most common natural hazards are storms, cyclones, floods, droughts, heatwaves and bushfires. Natural Hazards have a major… View Article

Juvenile fire setting

Findings indicate that of all victims of fires set by a child; about thirty four percent of the victims are children themselves. The leading cause of death in residential fires in the United States has been found to be playing with fire. Children are often engaged in games that involve playing with fire. These games… View Article

Fire Safety

Fire safety has become the simplest way to save us from fire. Also, fire safety belongs to the precautions which are taken to prevent or reduce the probability of a fire which may result in damage, injury, and death. Fire safety is the most important component of building safety. Not only is fire safety the… View Article

Incendiary Fire Analysis and Investigation

The significance of the damages and losses brought by fire incidents is beyond any expression of human measurement, thus, the fire responders and investigators are always tasked with challenging accountability that begins from the incidence response to the cause investigation. The fire needs to be extinguish, not only to prevent further damages to the property… View Article

Fire Heater Fires in Residential Buildings

In the article, Fire Heater Fires in Residential Buildings, presented an amazing and interesting set of findings in which portable fire heaters is a contributor to over three thousand eight hundred (3800) residential fires per year. As the finding reveals it is a result of people placing their portable heaters beside combustible items such as… View Article

Fire And Rescue Leadership

The rapid and dynamic environment in which fire safety and rescue services operate require transformational leadership which can manage subsequent pressures in organizations. Leadership is important in directing workers in any organization towards achieving organizational objectives. The rapid changes that take place during a fire emergency can only be properly managed through flexible working patterns… View Article

Bangladesh’s Burning Problem Alarms Globalization

On November 24th, 2012, Bangladesh’s garment industry was badly dented when a deadly fire broke out in a factory named “Tazreen” on the outskirts of Dhaka, killing an estimated 112 people who were sewing clothing for Wal-Mart, Sears, Sean “Diddy” Combs’ Enyce label, Disney and others. (cite source) The incident, the worst ever that the… View Article

Introduction to Combustion and Fire

Since the historical times fire has been very vital and is utilized for cooking raw food, warming houses and for providing light for seeing at night. In the earlier times fire was made by rubbing a piece of thin wood against a slab of wood till smoke appeared and eventually fire. Substances for example hydrocarbons… View Article

Social Criticism in the Hunger Games and Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

Social Criticism In The Hunger Games And Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland “Off with their heads!“ (Carroll 122) could be the motto of Suzanne Collins’ bestseller The Hunger Games. Published in 2008, the novel tells the dystopian story of Katniss, a young girl who has to participate in a fight-to-death-tournament with 23 other teenagers. Connoisseurs might… View Article

Fire Attack: Offensive vs. Defensive

Structural firefighting can be very dangerous and can put the lives of firefighters in situations were their decision can end up being very detrimental. History has proven when the wrong choices were made, and lives and properties were lost. From past structural events the choice of choosing the wrong attack could end up being in… View Article