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FEATURESOnline Exclusive - Sprinkler Retrofit 101
Randy Safer, NFPA's southern regional director, on retrofitting his home with fire sprinklers.
Past + Present
On the 70th anniversary of the Cocoanut Grove nightclub fire, NFPA forms a new coalition to gather stories and other materials from the blaze that killed 492 people.
Easy Being Green?
An update of the fire and life safety risks associated with green buildings, from construction materials to ancillary systems like photovoltaic arrays.
Fred Durso, Jr.
A dispatch from the ongoing debate surrounding series fire pumps, among other provisions, in the 2013 edition of NFPA 20.
2011 Large-Loss Fires
In 2011, 11 fires resulted in more than $20 million each in property damage, topped by the Bastrop County Complex wildfire in Texas that did $400 million in damage.
Stephen G. Badger
2011 Firefighter Injuries
The number of firefighter injuries last year was the fewest since NFPA data analyses began more than 30 years ago.
Michael J. Karter + Joseph L. Molis
NEWS + ANALYSISIn A Flash
A fire in a Pakistani clothing factory kills more than 250 people to become the deadliest industrial and manufacturing fire ever recorded by NFPA.
The 1986 Dupont Plaza Hotel fire.
Sprinklers control Vermont arson fire
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