July/August issue of NFPA Journal looks at life safety issues at large festivals, leaving bedroom doors closed for fire safety, “The Secret List,” and more

Blog Post created by laurenbackstrom Employee on Jul 14, 2016

ja_cover_16.jpgThe new July/August issue of NFPA Journal is now published and available for reading! Inside, you will find the articles offer a broad look at assembly occupancy life safety issues, from outdoor festivals to subway platforms to big-top circus events.


Our cover story, “Party On,” is an update on how the booming global festival industry is embracing the concept of “harm reduction,” a mix of safety, security, and medical efforts designed to complement the life safety evaluation required for large assembly events by NFPA 101, Life Safety Code. The issue also includes the 2015 firefighter fatalities report and much more.


Read the full recap on our press release page, or head over to the NFPA Journal to start reading the articles!