Meeting Considers Farm Protection
Under the leadership of the National Fire Protection Association, a meeting was held at the Chalfonte-Haddon Hall hotel. Atlantic City, N. J., on Tuesday, May 11, to consider the problem of farm fire protection. This conference was held in conjunction with the annual meeting of the association.
At this meeting there were representatives from the United States Department of Agriculture, American Society of Agricultural Engineers, American Farm Bureau Federation, Mortgage Bankers Association of America, American Agricultural Editors Association, The Farm Association, National Board of Fire Underwriters, Underwriters’ Laboratories, Dominion lure Prevention Association, Lightning Rod Manufacturing Association, National Association of Farm Equipment Manufacturers, Mutual Fire Insurance Association, F’ire Equipment Manufacturers Institute, Association of Canadian Fire Marshals and the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies.
The problem of fire protection for the farm has developed into such a vital problem that it is commanding the attention of many national organizations.