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Partnership Announces 2018 Wildfire Mitigation Awardees
Partnership Announces 2018 Wildfire Mitigation Awardees
The Wildfire Mitigation Awards committee has announced the 2018 Wildfire Mitigation Award winners. Established in 2014, the awards are the highest commendation for innovation and leadership displayed by individuals and organizations committed to wildfi...
Energy storage systems: fire safety focus of discussions in the U.S. and abroad
Energy storage systems: fire safety focus of discussions in the U.S. and abroad
Last week was the Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) New England Chapter monthly dinner meeting, and the topic of discussion was energy storage systems (ESS). At the meeting, Lieutenant Paul Rogers from the Fire Department of New York gave a p...
Fire chiefs share lessons learned from recent high profile emergencies including hurricanes, hi-r...
Fire chiefs share lessons learned from recent high profile emergencies including hurricanes, hi-r...
Fire chiefs from France, the United Kingdom, and the United States gathered in Quincy, Massachusetts at the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Urban Fire Forum (UFF) to listen to first-hand accounts of some of the biggest emergency response in...
NFPA experts lead American Wood Council webinar on Fire Protection During Construction
NFPA experts lead American Wood Council webinar on Fire Protection During Construction
On July 13th, from 1:55 - 3:30pm ET, the American Wood Council will be hosting a free webinar on Fire Protection during Construction. This 90-minute webinar will introduce attendees to several of the recent major fires and their causes, the many fire-r...
NFPA Standards Council issues preliminary minutes and decisions from August meeting
NFPA Standards Council issues preliminary minutes and decisions from August meeting
The NFPA Standards Council met on August 15-17, 2017 in Quincy, MA. �At the meeting, the Council acted on various agenda items including the issuance of documents in the Annual 2017 revision cycle and the consideration of several appeals.�
As number of U.S. multigenerational households continues to rise, NFPA and CPSC develop toolkit t...
As number of U.S. multigenerational households continues to rise, NFPA and CPSC develop toolkit t...
Multigenerational households are on the rise: The number of Americans living under the same roof with at least three generations has doubled since 1980. While these living arrangements offer many benefits, they also present potential fire safety challe...