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Posted on: December 5, 2016

Life Safety Sprinkler System Challenge Workshop

How do you determine success In the era of NFPA 13R sprinkler systems?  

This was the question posed to a group of NFPA stakeholders that participated in our Life Safety Sprinkler System Challenge workshop in December, 2015. This free report that ...

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Home Christmas Tree Fires Fact Sheet

Source: NFPA, Fire Analysis & Research Division

NFPA, 1 Batterymarch Park, Quincy, MA 02169

Fire Analysis & Research Division

Home structure fires in which

Christmas trees were first ignited

by month: 2010-2014

February - November 20%

January 37%

December...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Free Webinar ESFR Sprinklers & Obstructions Phase Update

ESFR Sprinklers and Obstructions — Phase 3 Update

December 15, 2016, 12:30 to 2:00 PM ET

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 Early Suppression Fast Response (ESFR) sprinklers are often installed in warehouses to avoid installation of in-rack sprinklers. Due to ...

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Posted on: November 14, 2016

From Chief Beardsley, Ret. Highlights NFPA Needs Assesment Survey

Bill, as I was preparing for my next class at Bunker Hill, I happened across this link to the most recent Fire Service Needs Assessment Report. With the budget season upon us, some of the chiefs may find this report useful.

This fourth Fire Service Needs A...

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Posted on: October 1, 2016

Free Smart Fire Protection Webinar October National Fire Protection Association

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 Smart Fire Protection: Update on NFPA Sandbox, Smart Home Summit, Smart Enforcement Workshop, and Related Activities

Tuesday, October 25,  12:30-2:00 PM (EDT)

In 2015 the Fire Protection Re...

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