In 2018 and 2021, the state of Maryland suffered firefighter fatalities due to Corrugated Stainless Steel Tubing (CSST) failures as a result of a lightning strike.**
Lightning Fire Data
Late Summer 2023
Part Two: What Is CSST? And Why Firefighters Must Know. Lessons Learned from 2 LODDs
With Chief Billy Goldfeder Hosted by Lexipol.
**The statements on this website are the beliefs and opinions of the creator. Final reports related to these fires and fatalities are by the ATF, Departments, and NIOSH are available on this site. We suggest you read them and draw your own conclusions.