For this assignment, you will present an overview of the history and philosophy of fire prevention with a focus on the America Burning Revisited report, and explain what your jurisdiction, community, or department is doing as a result of the report.
The following items should be included in your essay.
Identify major fires that led to the creation of fire codes and regulations near your location.
Explain how the history and philosophy of fire prevention has impacted current day fire prevention methods in your area or jurisdiction.
Compare and contrast the main contributors to loss-of-life fires and general safety provisions outlined in the America Burning Revisited report to the trends and general safety provisions in your own jurisdiction.
Adhere to APA Style when creating citations and references for this assignment. APA formatting, however, is not necessary. A minimum of two references are required for this assignment, one of which can be the America Burning Revisited report.