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Duncan Rydall
Recently I had a information table at a Senior Citizen's Fair in my Municipality. I did some research prior to and the number one thing Seniors fear the most is losing their mobility. Being involved in a fire did not even make the list; not sure how far down it would be had the list not been a top ten list. So a little brainstorming had me…
Karen Berard-Reed
In an effort to expand fire and life safety education across Canada, NFPA recently filled the contract position of Public Education Representative, Canada. Laura King, most recently editor of Fire Fighting in Canada magazine, will engage with NFPA stakeholders throughout Canada. Her work will entail the following: identifying ways to improve fire… (Show more)
Greg Nykiel
How do I apply for Firewise recognition for my community? I can't see on the site where to get started. Thank you.
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Kelly Ingold
I'm wondering if there is a round logo with FPW on it like the sticker you sell? 
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Michael Dexter
I am the Fire Prevention Officer for the Smithfield Fire Department and we got a early start on our Fire Prevention week.  We have ordered all of our supplies and received them in less than a week.  The banners will be going on up in the front of our stations next week.  The local Boy Scout troop comes in on their meeting night to help us stuff… (Show more)
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Kyla Caponigro
Solving the Home Fire Problem: Five Steps to Better Advocate for Home Fire Sprinklers Thursday, September 21, 12:30-1:30 pm ET Every year, the majority of North America's fire deaths happen at home. The solution to this problem - the home fire sprinkler - exists. However, many states face intense opposition for fire sprinklers, despite this… (Show more)
Karen Berard-Reed
There are some great webinars coming up that fire and life safety educators will not want to miss. On Wednesday, September 13 from 12:30 - 1:30 Eastern, join us for the Small Community Needs of the U.S. Fire Service webinar. There are also sessions scheduled on the topics of home fire sprinklers, wildfire evacuation modeling, and how to assist… (Show more)
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Karen Berard-Reed
The NFPA Public Education team is gearing up for the 2017 Remembering When Scholarship Conference. Are you using this fire and fall prevention program targeted towards older adults? We'd love to know what information or skills you wished you had more training in before starting your Remembering When program!  remembering when
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Kyla Caponigro
 We're excited to announce the addition of the Public Education Forum to NFPA Xchange! Public Education is at the heart of what we do here, in addition and complement to our codes and standards. We noticed that questions around Public Education were ending up in our Emergency Response or other Forums, and decided it was time to make a dedicated… (Show more)
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