The Resource Fire and the older adult, U.S. Fire Administration, National Fire Data Center, (electronic resource)

Fire and the older adult, U.S. Fire Administration, National Fire Data Center, (electronic resource)

Label
Fire and the older adult
Title
Fire and the older adult
Statement of responsibility
U.S. Fire Administration, National Fire Data Center
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Report was developed by the National Fire Data Center, part of the U.S. Fire Administration, and is based on research from a variety of public and private organizations and data from the National Fire Incident Reporting System (FIRS), National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), U.S. Census Bureau, the Federal Interagency Forum on Aging-Related Statistics, and the Department of Health and Human Services' Administration on Aging. It analyzes the fire risk of persons age 65 and older as a complement to the USFA's Fire Safety Campaign for People 50-Plus. Cf. USFA-press-release, daetd 1/21/06
Cataloging source
MFR
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • National Fire Data Center (U.S.)
  • United States
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Long-term care facilities
  • Nursing homes
  • Safety education, Industrial
Label
Fire and the older adult, U.S. Fire Administration, National Fire Data Center, (electronic resource)
Link
https://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/LPS80531
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title page of source document (viewed on Jan. 25, 2006)
  • "January 2006."
  • "FA-300"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 50-53)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Executive summary -- Introduction -- Methodology -- Trends and characteristics -- Fire risk factors to older adults -- Long-term care facilities -- Home health and hospice care -- Risk of fire fatality -- Residential fires and older adults -- Fire education and prevention
Control code
ocm63166865
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
vi, 53 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) o63166865
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web from DHS web site. Address as of 1/25/06: http://www.usfa.fema.gov/downloads/pdf/publications/fa-300.pdf; current access available via PURL
Label
Fire and the older adult, U.S. Fire Administration, National Fire Data Center, (electronic resource)
Link
https://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/LPS80531
Publication
Note
  • Title from title page of source document (viewed on Jan. 25, 2006)
  • "January 2006."
  • "FA-300"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 50-53)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Executive summary -- Introduction -- Methodology -- Trends and characteristics -- Fire risk factors to older adults -- Long-term care facilities -- Home health and hospice care -- Risk of fire fatality -- Residential fires and older adults -- Fire education and prevention
Control code
ocm63166865
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
vi, 53 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) o63166865
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web from DHS web site. Address as of 1/25/06: http://www.usfa.fema.gov/downloads/pdf/publications/fa-300.pdf; current access available via PURL

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