NFPA offers code access to "Assistance to Firefighters Grant" applicants

Blog Post created by mikehazell Employee on Aug 9, 2011

NFPA announced today that AFG (Assistance to Firefighters Grant) applicants will have complimentary on-line access to 27 NFPA codes referenced in the grant program. Access is available through a special web portal through September 9, the end of the Department of Homeland Security grant application period.

“With online access to the relevant NFPA codes at no cost, applicants will be able to more fully insure their applications are meeting the goal of the AFG programs which is to enhance first responder safety and survival,” says Ken Willette, division manager of Public Fire Protection for NFPA.

The Assistance to Firefighters Grant program references 27 NFPA codes covering equipment, training and operating procedures for first responders.