ABSTRACT

Doubletree Hotel Fire, New Orleans, Louisiana   [open pdf - 2MB]

This document looks at the causes of the Doubletree Hotel Fire in New Orleans, Louisiana. The factors that contributed to the spread of this fire include: delayed detection of an arson fire, occupant negligence to install working fire alarms, and inactive sprinklers.

Report Number:
USFA-TR-008/July 1987
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Date:
1987-07
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Lessons Learned Information Sharing (LLIS)
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pdf
Media Type:
application/pdf
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