"The Grenfell Tower fire in London is a horrendous tragedy," says NFPA President Jim Pauley. "In combination with other recent events, some disturbing trends emerge which could set fire safety back for decades."
The tragic fire at a London apartment building underscores the unique challenges of fire safety in high-rise buildings.
In a fire, seconds count. This year's campaign reinforces why everyone needs to have a home escape plan.
Get creative and ask local businesses for help with your FPW campaign.
Our most popular giveaways for delivering the most essential fire safety lessons.
Your ability to get out depends on advance warning from smoke alarms and advance planning.
Each July 4th, thousands of people, most often children and teens, are injured while using consumer fireworks. This year, stay safe and avoid consumer fireworks - enjoy displays conducted by trained professionals.
NFCSS provides constantly updated, unlimited access to the world’s most current fire, electrical, and life safety knowledge on all your devices.
Key lessons from the U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board investigations of hot work incidents.
NFPA report addresses structure fires started by welding torches, soldering equipment, and other hot work.
NFPA's Hot Work Safety Certificate 1-Day Program provides in-person training to manage hot work activities safely and effectively
Chemical Safety Board offers seven key lessons to prevent worker deaths during hot work in and around tanks
Register now to learn procedures to promote safety on work sites where hot work occurs.
See the results of member voting at Technical Session, and other highlights of NFPA's annual conference in Boston.
President Jim Pauley, speaking at NFPA's Conference & Expo in Boston, details how we are leading the world in fire, life and electrical safety.
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Get a better understanding of NFPA 70E® including the role of contract employer, personalized protective equipment, energized work permits, and more.
New NEC Navigator™ Online Training lays the groundwork for efficient application of the National Electrical Code®.
NEC® Online puts three widely adopted editions of the National Electrical Code® at your fingertips - from any device!
Join us on July 12 as NFPA experts discuss proposed changes to the 2018 edition of NFPA 70E, Electrical Safety in the Workplace®.
Whether you're an electrician, facility manager, engineer, architect, or first responder - anywhere in the world - we are committed to working with you to help you do your job even safer and better.
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NFPA Xchange connects you with your peers around the world and with NFPA staff. Discussion forums, blogs, and NFPA member-only exclusive content and answers to technical questions.
Video: Dr. James Gallagher of William Randolph Hearst Burn Center in New York City describes the painful aftermath patients endure following home fires.
Watch the video, get involved with home fire sprinkler campaign
Wildfires are inevitable, but home destruction and disaster are not. Learn how neighbors and fire service can work together toward safer communities.
Here's what you need to know before wildfire threatens your home.
Attention fire service: your voice matters! Get involved in the development of standards that directly impact you and the work you do every day.
Learn how you can get involved in NFPA's standards development process
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