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  1. NFPA Offers Free Online Training

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    Thu, 23 Jul 2015

    National Fire Protection Association ( NFPA ) has announced the launch of its new Alternative ..... challenges presented by these new technologies, NFPA has developed the Alternative Fuel Vehicles Training Program ..... Vehicle Safety Training Program In 2010, NFPA launched an extensive research project

  2. NFPA Presents Awards for Contributions in Fire and Life Safety at NFPA Conference & Expo

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    Sun, 28 Jun 2015

    National Fire Protection Association ( NFPA ) presented four awards to recognize outstanding ..... achievements in fire and life safety at NFPA ’s Conference & Expo in Chicago. Harry C. Bigglestone ..... Prevention Week 2014, McKee Foods displayed NFPA posters, banners and handouts in high traffic

  1. Fire Service Industry News: AFSA to Present NFPA 13 Update Webinar

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    Mon, 10 Aug 2015

    will present a 90-minute webinar " NFPA 13 Update: 2016 Edition" on September ..... CDT. There are significant changes to NFPA 13, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler ..... decisions and reasons for the changes to NFPA 13 and how it will affect their business

  2. Fire Service Industry News: NFPA's Firefighter Fatality Report Shows 64 On-Duty Firefighter Deaths in 2014

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    Tue, 23 Jun 2015

    National Fire Protection Association ( NFPA ) reported a total of 64 on-duty firefighter ..... has been below 65 deaths. According to NFPA 's U.S. Firefighter Fatalities report ..... to claim the lives of 28 firefighters. NFPA released the results during a special session

  3. Fire Service Industry News: NFPA Seeks Comments on Standard for Fire Control of Structures Based on Fire Dynamics

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    Tue, 12 May 2015

    Richard Dyer, Kansas City, Missouri, that NFPA establish a new project to develop an NFPA Standard on fire control of structures based ..... to reach the recommended practices through the NFPA consensus process. c. Identify intended users

  4. Fire EMS: NFPA 101: Increase Compartment Size in Hospitals?

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    Fri, 6 Mar 2015

    National Fire Protection Association ( NFPA ) members and authorities having jurisdiction ..... the 2018 revision of the 2015 edition of NFPA 101 Life Safety Code. ( http://bit ..... principal life safety engineer at the NFPA , NFPA members rejected the proposal at

  5. NFPA Announces Home Fire Sprinkler Grant Awards

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    Thu, 11 Jun 2015

    National Fire Protection Association’s ( NFPA ) Fire Sprinkler Initiative today announced ..... damage by about 70 percent, according to NFPA research," said Lorraine Carli, vice president of Outreach and Advocacy at NFPA . The grant program recognized a range of ideas for

  6. NFPA Announces New Members to Board of Directors

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    Thu, 25 Jun 2015

    National Fire Protection Association ( NFPA ) today elected new members to its Board of Directors at the 2015 NFPA Conference & Expo in Chicago. The three ..... upon the close of the annual meeting. NFPA announced today that current board members

  7. Fire Service Industry News: NFPA's 2015 Backyards & Beyond Conference Explores Wildfire Safety Issues

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    Mon, 8 Jun 2015

    National Fire Protection Association ( NFPA ) will host its 6th Backyards & Beyond ..... The Conference is being organized by NFPA ’s Wildland Fire Operations Division. With nearly 50 ..... Early bird deadline is September 18. Visit NFPA ’s registration webpage for more details

  8. Fire Service Industry News: NFPA Announces 2015 Fire and Life Safety Educator of the Year Award winner

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    Sun, 15 Mar 2015

    National Fire Protection Association ( NFPA ) has named Lt. Annmarie Pickett, public ..... and Life Safety Educator of the Year . NFPA recognizes that educators like Pickett are instrumental in the distribution of NFPA materials and messages, and in keeping