Fire Investigation Unit II Assignment

December 14, 2020

Unit II Project ReportUnit II Assignment: Project Report

For this project you will write a formal Fire Investigation Report (FIR) in a professional manner. You will identify the West (TX) Fertilizer Plant as your fire scene, using specific data already known through any of the many published public reports. (Again, NIST and NIOSH are valuable sources of information concerning the West (TX) Fertilizer Plant Explosion). Your report should be organized using the following headings (centered and bold):

1. Summary of the Incident
2. Building Construction Type
3. Source of Ignition
4. Overview of facility contents, protective systems and building operations
5. Technical Data of Chemicals Involved
6. Violations of Federal, State, or Local Laws
7.Findings and Recommendations
Each of the 7 segments should be a minimum of 200 words. All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying in-text citations, and cited per APA guidelines.
Before submitting your assignments, make sure that you have provided answers to all questions and essays on the assessments, have provided citations and references.


Please see the attachment below for detailed instructions on completing this approximately 1500 word assignment.