NFPA is turning up the heat in Las Vegas at the annual NFPA Conference & Expo, June 11-14. The conference will cover a range of fire safety issues impacting everything from technological advancements to day-to-day living. Notable presentations include:
- National Electric Vehicle Training Programs for First Responders
Presentation to describe and illustrate the nationwide training programs that NFPA has developed and implemented to help prepare emergency dispatch personnel for the growing number of electric vehicles in the United States
- Statue of Liberty: A Fire Risk Analysis
Presentation to discuss the problem-solving approaches utilized to do a fire risk analysis of the Statue of Liberty
- Assessment of Wildfire Regulatory and Planning Tools
Panel discussion about the risk of catastrophic wildfire occurrences and general tools for addressing the issue
This year’s featured keynote session “9/11: Leadership Before and After the Crisis” is presented by Deputy Chief Jay Jonas of the New York City Fire Department. Deputy Chief Jonas will share his captivating story of survival while highlighting improvements to the fire service and built environment since 9/11.
Register now for the NFPA Conference & Expo and receive additional information. Download the 2012 NFPA C&E Mobile App through the Apple App Store or for other devices.