• Keeping Smart Cities Safe

    The Internet of Things (IoT) is growing exponentially, with more and more connected devices every day, if not every hour.  The concept of a “smart city” is becoming more mainstream; while the exact de...
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  • Protecting People & Property

    In July I put out the call to Corporate Fire/Life Safety and Risk Management professionals about an event we were planning. I briefly summarized the event right after it happened, and am attaching the final findi...
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  • Smoke purge/evac in operating rooms.pdf

    The requirements for smoke purge systems or smoke evacuation systems have changed over the past few editions of NFPA 99. This document provides a brief history of where the requirements came from, how they evolved, an...
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  • Hurricanes Fire Safety Release 6-23.docx

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  • NFPA Standards Directory 2016 (PDF)

    The 2016 NFPA Standards Directory is now available for download. The Directory contains standards development information such as: An introduction to the NFPA standards development process the Regulations Governing ...
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  • ASHE Code comparison NFPA 101 LSC & IBC.PDF

    Sharing a very informative Code Summary Report by ASHE, it compares NFPA-101 and IBC for Health Care Buildings
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  • Foundation PV Panels RFP - Issue.pdf

    The Fire Protection Research Foundation has issued a new RFP to identify features to mitigate fire spread between and within PV arrays installed on roof tops.  The RFP is for a Phase 1 project to develop a test p...
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  • Fire Engine Hardstanding 

    Fire Safety Seminar Don't Miss it $$$$$$$$$$$ .
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  • Building and office evacuation

    ??? THE EVACUATION PLAN !!1 DON'T MISS
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  • T67-Hague.pdf

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  • 25455.mp3

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  • FIRE SAFETY.pptx

    I think it is better to know this information
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  • New NFPA Journal Podcast looks at deadly Taiwan dust explosion at concert

    Dust explosions have always been considered an industrial danger, certainly not something to worry about at a concert or celebration. That perception was forever changed in June, when a cloud of colored cornstarch dus...
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  • Health Care Emergency Management

    The document below provides an overview of the components of a comprehensive emergency management program as detailed in Chapter 12 of NFPA 99, Health Care Facilities Code. The requirements are well aligned with The J...
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  • NFPA Conference and Expo Keynote Presentations

    Video: Hurricane Katrina aftermath leads to development of lightweight emergency shelters     Video: How lack of help following tornado leads to innovative online disaster relief program Video: Ken Har...
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  • NFPA Chair Ernest Grant says association's reach is expanding due to new technologies, challenges

    Video: Watch Mr. Ernest Grant’s entire presentation from the 2015 NFPA Conference & Expo.  
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  • Video: Jim Pauley outlines a more stakeholder-focused, digital, and global NFPA

    A new vision. A new mission. A new perspective on becoming an information and knowledge organization.   jimpauley
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  • Matt Klaus IFPS Lunch.pptx

    A big thank you to Matt Klaus who presented to the Industrial Fire Protection Section Business meeting on Tuesday, June 23, 2015. Matt went over a few highlights of the 2016 edition of NFPA 13. The Powerpoint presenta...
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  • NFPA's Online Alternative Fuel Vehicles Training Program

    In just a couple weeks the Alternative Fuel Vehicles Safety Training Program's latest online training will be released to the U.S. fire service community. The new training will cover electric vehicles, hybrid vehicles...
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  • Integrated System Testing - It's Not Already Done?

    Many people are under the impression that when they walk into a building, all the systems have been tested to function correctly in the event of a fire or emergency. Individually, this is true. However, many fire prot...
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