• NEC Experience:  your home for all 2017 NEC resources at NFPA Conference & Expo

    Heading to NFPA's Conference & Expo in June in search of the latest information about the 2017 National Electric Code (NEC)? Then you will want to stop by the NEC Experience. The Experience is housed in the Expo H...
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  • Hungary Fire Investigation Conference

    NFPA attends the Hungary Fire Investigation Conference. Countries from all over the world come together to discuss fire investigation.
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  • CMS Adoption of the 2012 Editions of NFPA 101 and 99 - WEBINAR

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  • NEC Challenge Championship to be held at NFPA's Conference & Expo

    Back by popular demand, the NEC Challenge Championship has returned and we're a little less than a month away from the ultimate event where three finalists will put their code skills to the test and duke it out for ou...
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  • NFPA 70E Second Draft Meeting This July

    All are welcome at the Second Draft meeting for NFPA 70E®, Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace. The committee will be addressing public comments and revising the standard for the 2018 edition on July ...
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  • Medicare & Medicaid now requires health care facilities to comply with 2012 editions of NFPA 101 and NFPA 99

    The U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has published Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Fire Safety Requirements for Certain Health Care Facilities that require healthcare facilities to use the 2012 ...
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  • You're invited to the Electrical Section Reception and Dinner

      NFPA Electrical Section Reception and Dinner YOU'RE INVITED!   Please join us for the NFPA Electrical Section Reception and Dinner (in conjunction with the NFPA Conference & Expo)   Date: Tu...
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  • NFPA’s Building Fire & Life Safety Directors TC wants your input at 2016 C & E in Las Vegas!

    The newly formed Technical Committee on Building Fire & Life Safety Directors is charged with the development of national standards relating to facility emergency action plans and criteria for building fire and li...
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  • NFPA XChange Quick Tips - Fire Investigation Conference

    Are you attending the Fire Investigation Conference in Orlando this week and using NFPA Xchange for the first time? Check out the attached pdf for some quick tips. Also, the following blog posts may be of interest: NF...
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  • Will you be at DHI conNextions conference in Orlando next week?  I will be!

    Next week I will be attending and presenting at the Door and Hardware Institute's annual conference (official conference title, ConNextions) in Orlando, Florida.    I will have the opportunity to represent...
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  • NFPA Booth and Award

    Check out the NFPA Booth at the IAAI Fire Investigation Conference in Orlando.   NFPA was honored to receive the Outstanding Accomplishment Award for the contribution of its Standards to the fire investigatio...
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  • NFPA® Fire Investigation Conference Sweepstakes

    Are you attending the Fire Investigation Conference in Orlando, April 25th - April 29th? If so, stop by the NFPA Booth between 8:00am – 5:00pm Eastern Time (ET) on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 and 8:00am – 2:...
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  • Wherever you live, being Firewise can pay big dividends

    Across the United States, wildfire season has already begun in places we don’t normally think about.  In Kansas, the smoke from the 620-acre prairie blaze that started in Oklahoma could be seen from St. Lou...
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  • Do you live in a resilient community?

    Looking at the FEMA issued map of disaster declarations for the last 50 years, I realized that there is a lot more work and research that needs to be accomplished to help communities be more resilient.  What does...
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  • The Gold Roadrunner's Club

    The NEC® would not have been successful for 120 years if it were not for some great industry leaders who recognize that safe installations are only possible if the inspectors and installers are kept up-to-date wi...
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  • 120th Birthday of the National Electrical Code

    120th Birthday of the National Electrical Code®   Today, March 18, 2016 is the 120th birthdayof the National Electrical Code. The first official meeting was held at the American Society of Mechanical Engin...
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  • NEC Quarter Century Club

    At this year's NFPA Conference and Expo, we   At this year's NFPA Conference and Expo we will be welcoming 7 new members to the NEC Quarter Century Club. I want to thank them for devoting so much of their career...
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  • Reserve your spot now for the Symposium on Fire Protection for a Changing World

    Join us on April 18, 2016 at the Holiday Inn Munich - City Centre in Munich, Germany for an in-depth review of the latest emerging issues important to the global fire protection community. NFPA and the Fire Protection...
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  • Do we have enough good data to make evidence based choices for smoke alarms?

    Joseph M. Fleming, Boston Fire Department, argues that we don’t.  In his presentation at SupDet 2016, “Improving Data Collection of Smoke Alarms in Fires,” Fleming points out the investigators m...
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  • Research Foundation evaluates NFPA's Remembering When fire and fall prevention program for older adults in new report

    Remembering When is a fire and fall prevention program for older adults developed by NFPA and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). It is designed to help older adults live safely at home as long as po...
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