High-rise Fire: Grenfell Tower, West London

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High-rise Fire: Grenfell Tower, West London Challenges and Concerns for Citizens, Fire Fighters, and Counter Terror Managers Is This an Intentional Act?   Background The Emergency Solutions International (ESI) team has been watching in horror as London faces yet another catastrophe.  Undoubtedly, the death tolls of this latest incident will rise throughout the day.  The […]

Tianjin City Port Explosion

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Mark Gillan | 19 August 2016 As of the 19th of August 2015, although we are only one week after the explosions at the Port of Tianjin China, there have been indications of the gaps in preventable measures that would have served to mitigate or minimize the human and economic tolls faced by the community. […]