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December 28, 2008

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    NEWS AND INFORMATION FOR THE FIRE PROTECTION ENGINEERING TEAM      
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 Issue No. 370  ISSN 1554-074X     http://www.etnews.org   12-28-2008  
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Contents 
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- News 
- Journal 
- Employment 
- Seminar Schedule 
- Comments & Acknowledgements 
 
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NEWS 
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BFP warns: Don't burn tires, light firecrackers indoors
GMA news.tv - Quezon City,Metro Manila,Philippines
MANILA, Philippines - The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) on Monday 
reminded the public to refrain from burning tires and lighting 
fireworks indoors during ... 
http://www.gmanews.tv/story/141530/BFP-warns-Dont-burn-tires-light-
firecrackers-indoors 
 
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Rundown of smoke detectors and their pros and cons
The Associated Press
The general rule is there should be a working smoke detector on each 
floor of a home, including the basement. Some experts suggest 
installing the detectors ... 
http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/
ALeqM5jWknRl6oE1qVy8ly3LQFsL8fkkDAD956172G1 
 
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The Fire Service's 2008 Awakening
Firehouse.com (subscription) - USA
I believe that one of the most important victories for the fire 
service was the adoption of 23 of the 30 major recommendations of the 
NIST World Trade ... 
http://cms.firehouse.com/web/online/In-the-Community/The-Fire-Services
-2008-Awakening/9$61981 
 
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I wasn't able to get the newsletter out from home last week as we 
experienced an unusual snow storm that took out power and piled up 
more than a foot of snow and ice.  Here's a photo of our back deck 
http://www.etnews.org/docs/S7000853.JPG.  You can barely make out the 
chair under the potted palms where I sit sipping Mai Tai imagining 
that I'm in Hawai'i.  My-lovely-wife-Cynthia and I scheduled our 
vacation for the perfect time.

This week I'll see you in Honolulu. 
  
Hau'oli Makahiki Hou! 
 
- Mike 
mailto:mike@etnews.org 
 
DL-135,940 AS-21,638 HA-2,602 F9-1,144 NW-2,602 CO-1,000 UA-500 
 
47 days until "Pitchers and Catchers Report!"
 
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JOB OPPORTUNITIES
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JOB OPPORTUNITY and SEEKING EMPLOYMENT announcements are provided as a
service.  ET News provides a venue for direct contact between job 
seekers and employers.  ET News is not a placement agency and does not
endorse either job seekers or employers. 
 
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Post your announcement at http://www.etnews.org/index.php?s=257 
 
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SEMINAR SCHEDULE
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Contact me regarding seminar sponsorship mailto:mikebaker@afaa.org 
 
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January 12-14, 2009 Honolulu, HI 
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Fire Alarm System Testing & Inspections 
Advanced Fire Alarm Seminar (NICET III & IV) 
http://www.afaa.org/pdf/TI_AdvFA_Honolulu_Jan2009.pdf 
 
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January 27-29, 2009 Kent, WA 
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Fire Alarm System Testing & Inspections 
Intermediate Fire Alarm (NICET I & II)
http://www.afaa.org/pdf/TI_IntFA_Kent_Jan-2009.pdf 
 
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February 2-3, 2009 Valdez, AK 
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Intermediate Fire Alarm Seminar (NICET I & II)  
Sponsored seminar (closed) 
 
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February 3-5, 2009 Newark, NJ 
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Basic Fire Alarm Seminar  
Intermediate Fire Alarm Seminar (NICET I & II)  
More info to follow ... 
 
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February 9-11, 2009 Minneapolis, MN  
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Basic Fire Alarm  
Advanced Fire Alarm (NICET III & IV)
http://www.afaa.org/pdf/BasFA_AdvFA_Minneapolis_Feb2009.pdf 
 
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February 17-19, 2009 Burbank, CA 
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Fire Alarm System Testing & Inspections 
Advanced Fire Alarm (NICET III & IV)
http://www.afaa.org/pdf/TI_AdvFA_Burbank_Feb2009.pdf 
 
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February 26-27, 2009 Las Vegas, NV Educode  
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Intermediate Fire Alarm (NICET I & II)
http://www.iccsafe.org/training/EduCode/ 
 
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March 24-26, 2009 Hoffman Estates, IL 
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Fire Alarm System Testing & Inspections 
Advanced Fire Alarm (NICET III & IV)
http://www.afaa.org/pdf/TI_AdvFA_Chicago_Mar-2009.pdf 
 
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COMMENTS AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS 
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ET News is written nearly every week and almost always sent on Sunday. 
 
Doug Hockinson built ETNews.org using PHP/MySQL-> http://www.phpvs.com 
 
Purchase new & used codes & standards on line http://tinyurl.com/36zzk 
 
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