Smoke, the silent killer

Mark Richard Hamilton

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Smoke inhalation as a primary cause of death in house fires - statistics relating to death in residential fires - types of smoke alarms - current Australian state and territory legislation relating to smoke alarms - argument that smoke alarm installation should become a federal issue because of inconsistencies in state and territory legislation - case study of investigation into smoke alarm failure.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)54-67
Number of pages14
JournalAustralian Police Journal
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2017


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