Every day seven people die from American home fires, and another 13,000 are injured each year. This is the story of fire that the statistics won't show you.
An estimated 62,085 firefighter injuries occurred in the line of duty in 2016, a decrease of nearly 9% from the year before and the lowest rate since NFPA began analyzing this data in 1981.
There are nearly 4 times as many cooking fires on Thanksgiving day as there are on any other typical day of the year.
Our “Kids in the Kitchen” guide gives ideas on what different age groups can do around the kitchen as you prepare your holiday meal.
NFPA joins CPSC to demonstrate the fire dangers of turkey fryers in this live burn. NFPA strongly discourages the use of turkey fryers.
Download and print NFPA's tip sheet with information about staying safe on Thanksgiving.
NFCSS provides constantly updated, unlimited access to the world’s most current fire, electrical, and life safety knowledge on all your devices.
A full suite of NFPA 70E electrical safety resources provides tools to help minimize risks on the job.
The inconvenient truth is, no place is immune to the risks posed by Earth's natural forces, so building more resilient communities is at the heart of NFPA’s ongoing mission.
How Hurricane Harvey became 'a landmark in the evolution of drone usage.'
How do Harvey, Irma, and Maria stack up to other powerful cyclones that have made landfall in the United States?
Discouraged by swamped emergency phone lines, hurricane victims turned to social media to broadcast pleas for rescue or assistance.
The 2018 NFPA 70E specifies how to assess risks on the job and includes the latest on effects of arc flash, arc blast, direct current hazards, and PPE.
Learn the basics about NFPA 70E with our downloadable fact sheet.
Is your state adopting the 2017 NEC?
In the 2018 edition of NFPA 70E, a new tool assists with arc flash hazard assessment.
Make sure you're compliant with the latest changes to the NEC and save 18% with this exclusive Toolkit Bundle.
Join us Nov. 28 to learn how cancer and other diseases resulting from continued exposures has become a leading concern for the fire service.
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