Laboratory Fires

Agreement Reached in Lab Fire Case

by Jef Akst

A University of California, Los Angeles chemist facing criminal charges after a lab accident that killed his research assistant in 2009 avoids a public trial and jail time.

How Fume Hood Fire Protection Works

by Firetrace International

Firetrace International manufactures a fast-acting and reliable automatic fire detection and suppression system designed to protect against laboratory fume hood fires.

Laboratory Fire Safety

by University of Oklahoma

Labs, especially those using solvents in any quantity, have a very high potential for flash fires, explosion, rapid spread of fire, and high toxicity of products of combustion.