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Fire Prevention Week®

Don't Wait - Check the Date!

Our Fire Prevention Week campaign focuses on the importance of replacing smoke alarms every 10 years.

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Smoke Alarm Central  

Smoke alarms that are properly installed and maintained play a vital role in reducing fire deaths and injuries.

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On message  

Why NFPA continues to push the home smoke alarm theme for Fire Prevention Week.

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FPW In a Box  

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Leave fireworks to the experts

Each July 4, thousands of people, most often children and teens, are injured while using consumer fireworks. Stay safe this year - avoid consumer fireworks and enjoy displays conducted by trained professionals.

Don't get burned...learn the facts
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Webinar: Proposed changes to the 2017 National Electrical Code®

NFPA's Jeff Sargent will host a free webinar on July 20, covering key topics including emerging issues and technologies related to electrical generation and distribution. Don't miss this unique event!

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2017 National Electrical Code
National Electrical Code®

Changes to the 2017 NEC®

As electrical generation and transmission becomes less utility-centric, the National Electrical Code® keeps pace with a host of new provisions focused on emerging technologies.


NFPA Xchange  

Which edition of NFPA 70®, National Electrical Code® do you use?

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Technical Meeting  

NFPA members take action on NFPA 70® in Las Vegas; document passes with 12 amending motions.

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2017 NFPA 70® Code Book  

Get up-to-date with new provisions on renewable power technology, such as large scale PV, energy storage systems, and DC microgrids.

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Join our online community

NFPA Xchange connects you with your peers around the world and directly with NFPA staff. Visit our discussion forums, read our blogs, if you’re a member, enjoy access to exclusive content and answers to your technical questions.

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Talking 'bout my grill

Three out of five households own a gas grill, which translates to a lot of tasty meals. But it also means there's an increased risk of home fires. Be careful - summer is the peak time for grill fires!

Video: test your grilling safety knowledge
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New report: 68 firefighters die while on duty in 2015

Overexertion, stress, and medical issues account for largest share of deaths.

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Free report  

The full picture of 2015 firefighter fatalities: patterns, trends, career vs. volunteer comparisons, and narratives on selected incidents.

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Firefighter suicide  

Panel of chiefs address growing awareness of mental health issues, suicide prevention efforts in the fire service.

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Take action  

Fire service: we want your input on the fire safety standards that directly impact your work every day.

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Codes & Standards

Moving up to 2012

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services requires health care facilities to meet requirements of 2012 editions of NFPA 99 and NFPA 101.

See NFPA resources to help with compliance.

Video: What's different?

NFPA's Jonathan Hart covers key changes in the 2012 editions of Life Safety Code® and Health Care Facilities Code.

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Learn how to apply the 2012 edition of NFPA 101® to the health care environment with our expert-led classroom training.

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Health Care 101

Save 15% on the 2012 NFPA 101® Life Safety Code® & Handbook Set, and get a free copy of Quick Compare Life Safety Code for Health Care.

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Stay in the know with NFPA products and training. Purchase codes and standards, register for training, join or renew membership, or subscribe to the National Fire Codes. Members get a 10% discount!

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Taking action to cut wildfire losses

Wildfires are inevitable, but home destruction and disaster are not. Learn how neighbors and fire service can work together toward safer communities.

Everything you need to know before wildfire threatens your home