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National Volunteer Fire Council gives Lifetime Achievement Award
National Volunteer Fire Council gives Lifetime Achievement Award
It came as no surprise to me to learn that Ron Farr had been recently bestowed with the high honor of the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award by the National Volunteer Fire Council.� In my mind the only thing that prevented him from receiving it much soone...
What will you be doing May 5th? Make a difference. Participate in something big, Wildfire Communi...
What will you be doing May 5th? Make a difference. Participate in something big, Wildfire Communi...
This Saturday we can all take action to make our communities safer from wildfire risks.
NFPA and others come together in Phoenix to address firefighter cancer and contamination
NFPA and others come together in Phoenix to address firefighter cancer and contamination
NFPA staff members focused on research and support of first responders gathered with peers from other top fire service organizations in Phoenix last week to discuss a topic that is hotter than the Arizona sun - firefighter cancer.
Space heaters account for 43 percent of U.S. home heating fires and 85 percent of associated deaths
Space heaters account for 43 percent of U.S. home heating fires and 85 percent of associated deaths
Keeping sufficiently warm during the winter months can prove challenging, particularly when frigid temperatures persist, as they have recently for much of the country.
Fire sprinkler advocate named fire chief of the year
Fire sprinkler advocate named fire chief of the year
Fire Chief W. Keith Brower heard the mayday call as he was approaching the scene of a home fire in 2008. The thought that a member of his crew was in danger filled him with dread.��When the mayday was called, I was approximately seven to eight miles ou...
At-a-Glance Sheet: Standard�for�sUAS (Small�Unmanned�Aircraft�Systems)�for�Public�Safety�Operatio...
At-a-Glance Sheet: Standard�for�sUAS (Small�Unmanned�Aircraft�Systems)�for�Public�Safety�Operatio...
You are all probably wondering what�s happening in the world of NFPA and Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS, or outside of the U.S.A. commonly referred to as UAV�s/Drones), especially since the request for a new standards project was approved at the...