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  • 06/22/2017 NFPA and ESFI work to reduce fatalities caused by electric shock drowning in pools and at marinas
  • 06/21/2017 NFPA President Jim Pauley addresses Grenfell Tower fire as evidence of shortfalls in addressing today’s global fire problem
  • 06/15/2017 NFPA offers free 1st Responder Connection App
  • 06/13/2017 One year after Pulse Nightclub tragedy, new NFPA standard for preparedness and response to active shooter and/or hostile events being developed
  • 06/09/2017 NFPA, IAFC and NVFC launch 2017 Safety Stand Down Quiz Sweepstakes
  • 06/07/2017 Special Achievement (1) and Committee Service (16) honored by NFPA
  • 06/05/2017 NFPA’s annual U.S. Firefighter Fatalities report shows 69 on-duty deaths in 2016
  • 06/04/2017 NFPA announces new board of director members, re-elections, and a new position
  • 06/04/2017 NFPA awards James M. Shannon Advocacy Medal to Ann Jones for advocacy efforts
  • 06/04/2017 NFPA presents awards for contributions in fire and life safety at NFPA Conference & Expo
  • 06/04/2017 The Philip J. DiNenno Prize awarded for the development and commercialization of Very Early Smoke Detection Apparatus
  • 06/02/2017 NFPA announces “Every Second Counts: Plan Two Ways Out” as theme for Fire Prevention Week, October 8-14, 2017
  • 05/18/2017 Fire Protection Research Foundation hosts 21st Annual Suppression, Detection and Signaling Symposium in September
  • 05/10/2017 Summer season: peak time for grilling fires
  • 05/01/2017 NFPA, ESFI emphasize importance of electrical fire safety during National Electrical Safety Month
  • 04/24/2017 See It Before You Sign It campus fire safety campaign raises awareness of off-campus housing fire hazards
  • 04/19/2017 NFPA's National Fire Data Survey builds the case for improving data
  • 04/19/2017 Metro Chiefs meet in Orange County/Orlando, Florida
  • 04/11/2017 “Tiny homes” movement prompts NFPA to offer guidance on building and life safety components of these dwellings
  • 04/06/2017 NFPA Conference & Expo to be held in Boston
  • 03/30/2017 Thousands of workers take first of its kind hot work safety program
  • 03/20/2017 NFPA and State Farm announce winners of 2017 Wildfire Community Preparedness Day project awards
  • 03/10/2017 March/April issue of NFPA Journal explores protection challenges for emerging building types, focuses on industrial and storage occupancies
  • 03/06/2017 NFPA announces 2017 Fire and Life Safety Educator of the Year Award winner
  • 02/21/2017 NFPA safety bulletin highlights the importance of fire hose code adherence, as modern day fires grow faster and hotter
  • 02/15/2017 NFPA announces national anthem singer contest for 2017 Conference & Expo
  • 02/08/2017 U.S. District Court ruling allows continued excellence in development of public health and safety standards
  • 01/31/2017 NFPA Board of Directors appoints new member to Standards Council
  • 01/30/2107 New NFPA report reveals recommendations for improving wildland firefighter safety
  • 01/27/2017 NFPA issues safety bulletin on firefighter protective hoods
  • 01/19/2017 January/February issue of NFPA Journal looks at how the fire service is confronting the opioid epidemic; ways that health care facilities are addressing risks; the behavioral needs of the fire service; and more
  • 01/17/2017 Partnership announces 2017 Wildfire Mitigation Awardees
  • 01/12/2017 Call for nominations: James M. Shannon Advocacy Medal
  • 01/11/2017 Firewise and USAA team up on program to help protect New Mexico and Utah neighborhoods
  • 01/09/2017 NFPA and State Farm announce launch of project funding award application period for 2017 Wildfire Community Preparedness Day
  • 01/06/2017 As number of U.S. multigenerational households continues to rise, NFPA and CPSC develop toolkit to address associated fire safety challenges
  • 01/03/2017 NFPA encourages prompt disposal of Christmas trees and safe removal of lights