The latest issue of the NFPA Journal®, the official magazine for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), looks at the complicated history of fire escapes and how this Victorian-era fire safety feature persists despite its reputation for being a safety hazard as much as a safety measure.
To address critical gaps in knowledge about data center fire prevention, the Fire Protection Research Foundation (Foundation), an affiliate of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), today announced the release of a new report, “Validation of Modeling Tools for Detection Design in High Air Flow Environments,” as the result of a project in partnership with Hughes Associates and FM Global.
Every 25 seconds, a fire department responds to a fire somewhere in the U.S., according to a new report released by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). The report, "Fire Loss in the United States during 2013", provides a comprehensive look at fires in the U.S., including civilian fire deaths and injuries, property damage and intentionally set fires.
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) took on the Ice Bucket Challenge today to help raise funds for the ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) Association. All eight members of the NFPA executive team took the Challenge, with staff making the ice water dumps at NFPA’s headquarters in Quincy, Mass.