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NFPA announces 2018 Fire and Life Safety Educator of the Year Award winner
NFPA announces 2018 Fire and Life Safety Educator of the Year Award winner
The�National Fire Protection Association�(NFPA) has named Denise Hynes, public educator for Toronto Fire Services, as the 2018�Fire and Life Safety Educator of the Year. Hynes will be recognized at NFPA�s 122nd�Conference & Expo, the premier event in f...
In response to rising toll of active shooter and hostile events, NFPA to fast-track a new standar...
In response to rising toll of active shooter and hostile events, NFPA to fast-track a new standar...
A rise in active shooter incidents and the escalating impact of hostile events has prompted the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) to process NFPA 3000, Standard for Preparedness and Response to Active Shooter and/or Hostile Events as a provis...
NIST report: Human frailty a contributing factor in home fire deaths
NIST report: Human frailty a contributing factor in home fire deaths
A new study by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) emphasizes the likelihood of either dying or getting injured in home fires based on�certain�age�groups.�
NFPA accepting nominations for advocacy award honoring influencers in fire and life safety
NFPA accepting nominations for advocacy award honoring influencers in fire and life safety
The National Fire Protection Association�(NFPA) is accepting applications for the 2018�James M. Shannon Advocacy Medal, which recognizes outstanding efforts of people taking a firm stance on fire and life safety issues.�
At NFPA, students are the future of global fire science and engineering
At NFPA, students are the future of global fire science and engineering
Fire protection engineering students are not strangers to NFPA. �We have a very long history of hiring interns and co-ops from Worcester Polytechnic Institute's fire protection engineering program, some of whom have become employees here. �More recentl...
New report identifies potential hazards and strategies to reduce electric shock drownings in mari...
New report identifies potential hazards and strategies to reduce electric shock drownings in mari...
Electric shock drowning (ESD) and the efforts to mitigate hazards associated with electrical equipment in and around bodies of water is a high visibility topic on NFPA�s radar screen.