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Fire Safety #317269

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 25, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Harold Dow) International Association of Firefighters' campaign against current furniture material primarily used in hotels due to its toxicity and flammability examined; details given, scenes shown. [Fireman Gerald HOLLAND - feels hotels are unsafe.] Association's demonstration shown. [Association spokesperson Harold SCHAITBERGER - cites need to give people, firefighters more time to save lives.] Recommended materials listed on screen. [Consumer Product Safety Commission spokesperson Douglas NOBLE - believes total environmental of hotel rooms needs reassessing.] [Upholstered Furniture Council spokesperson Charles CAREY - defs. safety standards of most furniture on market today.]

Dow, Harold;
Rather, Dan

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