Fire Prevention & Safety - Research & Development Grants - 2006 Grant Awards

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This page contains a list of Fire Prevention and Safety (FP&S) Research and Development (R&D) Grants awarded for Fiscal Year (FY) 2006. The content is useful for those in the fire service seeking information about to how to improve the safety and health of firefighters.

Fiscal Year (FY) 2006

Project 1: Firefighter Accountability Technology
Project 2:
Physical Assessment and Screening of Firefighters
Center for Firefighter Safety Research & Development, University of Maryland
Marino diMarzo, Ph.D
EMW-2006-FP-00471
CLOSED


Project 1: Thermal Capacity Evaluation of Firefighter Protective Clothing
Project 2: Examining Firefighting Tactics under Wind-Driven Conditions

Fire Protection Research Foundation
Casey C. Grant, P.E.
EMW-2006-FP-00636
CLOSED


Project 1: Structural Stability of Engineered Lumber in Fire
Project 2: Performance of Special Extinguishment Agents for Firefighter
Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.
Pravinray Gandhi, Ph.D
EMW-2006-FP-01437
CLOSED
 

Predicting Cardiovascular Risk and Fitness in Firefighters
The President and Fellows of Harvard College
Stefanos Kales, Ph.D, MPH
EMW-2006-FP-01493
CLOSED


Firefighters Heart Disease Detection and Prevention Project
Saint Joseph's Hospital Research Institute
Robert Superko, Ph.D
EMW-2006-FP-01744

CLOSED


Integrated Firefighter Locator and Physiological Monitor
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
R. James Duckworth, Ph.D
EMW-2006-FP-02010
CLOSED


Investigation of Heat and Smoke Control Methods of Wind-Driven High-Rise Fires
Polytechnic University
Sunil Kumar, Ph.D
EMW-2006-FP-02072
CLOSED


Fireground Rehab Evaluation (FIRE) Trial
University of Pittsburgh
David Hostler, Ph.D
EMW-2006-FP-02245
CLOSED


Physiological and Psychological Stress Associated with Structural Firefighting
Trustees of Indiana University
Jim Brown, Ph.D
EMW-2006-FP-02258
CLOSED


Multi-Phase Study on Firefighter Safety and the Deployment of Resources
CFAI-Risk, Inc.
Lori Moore-Merrell, Ph.D
EMW-2006-FP-02327
CLOSED


Cardiovascular and Biomechanical Responses to Firefighting and Personal Protective Equipment
The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Gavin P. Horn, Ph.D
EMW-2006-FP-02459
CLOSED

 

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