Dorm Room Fire Demonstration

In 15 seconds, the dorm room drapes were burning. After 40 seconds black smoke was billowing from the room. If you are not out in under a minute, you’d probably be dead.<br><br>The number of fatalities from dorm room fires has dropped over the years with the increase in sprinklers, fire safety knowledge, and better alarms. The only way to prevent fires and injury or even death is to raise awareness of fire safety. The heat from this fire was felt 20 feet away. Watch this video of a dorm room fire simulation to see how fast the fire can spread and cost you your life. <br><br>