Congratulations Texan Insurance, and fans, this is the 200th blog!!
We have had many blogs posted to honor firefighters during our Fire Station Contest. From how firefighters combat fires, what different hoses on the fire truck are for, and even traveling out to sea to learn how the NAVY fights fires in the middle of the ocean. All of these blogs are great means to honor the brave men and women who step into the flames as everyone else is running out.
But today, let’s talk about fire itself.
Fire is the rapid oxidation of a material in regards to combustion, the release of heat, light, and various reaction products. Other method of oxidation, slower means, such as rusting or digestion are not included by this definition.
Fire is an important process that affects ecological systems across the globe. The positive effects of fire include stimulating growth and maintaining various ecological systems. Fire has been used by humans for cooking, generating heat, signaling, and propulsion purposes. The negative ef ...