Select a major event that occurred during the last 100 years and that resulted in a major loss of life. The event may have been a fire, civil unrest or rioting, natural disaster, terrorism or any number of other kinds of events.

Select a major event that occurred during the last 100 years and that resulted in a major loss of life. The event may have been a fire, civil unrest or rioting, natural disaster, terrorism or any number of other kinds of events. Describe what happened and any significant contributing factors. Discuss the impact of the event on the field of public safety and how it influenced the development of codes, practices, beliefs and research. Your paper should be 8 – 10 pages in length, including the title page, abstract and reference page. Any pictures, figures or illustrations you want to include should be placed after the Reference page and do not count toward the 8 – 10 pages.