NFPA to Vote on Fire Safety Codes June 4-8
Official approval or disapproval of over 60 revised fire safety standards will be asked of more than 1,500 fire prevention and protection authorities at the 60th annual convention of the National Fire Protection Association, in Boston.
Also, the members and guests will hear a program of 33 speakers covering recent fire safety developments in industry, aviation, construction and other fields, as well as in municipal and rural fire fighting techniques.
Among the new safety standards to be considered are: safety to life in public buildings; aircraft and airport fire safety; building construction; extinguishers and extinguishing systems; flammable gases and liquids; hospital operating rooms; forest fires; explosion prevention, and fire fighting equipment.
Convention headquarters will be the Hotel Statler.