11/21/10 447 W, 1 I - + 11 - 6 Remembering The MGM Grand Hotel Fire

Today is the 30th anniversary of the MGM Grand hotel fire in Las Vegas that killed 85 people and injured 650 on November 12, 1980. Below are some stats, some reading material, and a NFPA-produced documentary about the fire:

Diagram (click to enlarge)


Videos (double-click for larger versions)



Fire is 20th deadliest single-building or complex fire in United States history, http://www.nfpa.org/itemDetail.asp?categ..

More NFPA stats on deadliest/large-loss fires, http://www.nfpa.org/categoryList.asp?cat..
Legeros - 11/21/10 - 09:07

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