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FEATURESStorage Hazard Challenge
The international retailer IKEA joins insurers, sprinkler manufacturers, and other stakeholders in devising protection criteria for hazardous stored products that they hope can soon be included in NFPA 13, Installation of Sprinkler Systems.
Where There's Smoke
Home fire safety was the furthest thing from Duane Pearsall’s mind on the day in 1963 when he stumbled upon a technology that seemed to hold promise for use in smoke detectors. Tens of thousands of saved lives later, his contributions are remembered.
David A. Lucht
How NFPA-certificated marine chemists make sure that work done in shipyards and aboard vessels is conducted safely.
Conference + Expo 2013 Preview
A special section that includes registration information, a complete rundown of education sessions, a preview of the annual Technical Meeting, and more.
NEWS + ANALYSISIn A Flash
In the wake of a deadly nightclub fire, NFPA discusses possible code adoption with fire officials in Brazil.
Death on the River
Fire heavily damages a Washington office building.
Fire Analysis & Research
Home Candle Fires
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