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Maintaining fire and life safety in a challenging enforcement environment
Maintaining fire and life safety in a challenging enforcement environment
NFPA works daily with a committed group of professionals who are responsible for maintaining fire and life safety in their facilities worldwide. Often those facilities are located in domestic and global jurisdictions with varying levels of safety enfor...
Dog snatches pancake from stove, accidentally starting house fire
Dog snatches pancake from stove, accidentally starting house fire
A dog accidentally started a fire this week while stealing a pancake from on top of a stove in a Southwick, Massachusetts, home.
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...
Which areas of a home require fire sprinklers, and which areas don't?
Which areas of a home require fire sprinklers, and which areas don't?
Sprinklers shall not be required in garages, open attached porches, carports, and similar structures.
A better understanding of NFPA 70E: the other chapters
A better understanding of NFPA 70E: the other chapters
Do you know that there are three chapters in NFPA 70E�, Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace�? Although Chapter 1 is the most well-known there are two other chapters applicable to the users of the standard. Chapter 2 applies to any facility ...
38 million Kidde fire extinguishers recalled, one of biggest recalls ever by CPSC
38 million Kidde fire extinguishers recalled, one of biggest recalls ever by CPSC
ABC News reports�that�Kidde�has recalled 38 million portable fire extinguishers due to faulty plastic nozzles and push buttons, prompting one of the biggest safety recalls ever by the�Consumer Product Safety Commission�(CPSC).