Author Index
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
  • Deaton, Lucian
    The tragedy in Portugal demonstrates the urgent need for wildfire evacuation planning.
    9/1/2017
  • Deaton, Lucian
    Structure fires and wildfires are both burning more aggressively—only one area has made moves to adapt.
    7/1/2017
  • Deaton, Lucian
    Volunteer fire departments need more resources to contend with wildfire.
    5/1/2017
  • Deaton, Lucian
    The Gatlinburg tragedy and learning to coexist with fire.
    3/1/2017
  • Deaton, Lucian
    Solving the global wildfire problem means learning about local needs.
    1/3/2017
  • Deaton, Lucian
    Arson in the wildland is a destructive and under-recognized problem.
    11/1/2016
  • Deaton, Lucian
    In wildfire evacuation, the elderly and disabled require special consideration.
    9/1/2016
  • Deaton, Lucian
    The Fort McMurray fire highlights the need to build business continuity into wildfire planning.
    7/1/2016
  • Deaton, Lucian
    Prescribed burning is a critical tool for some WUI communities.
    5/2/2016
  • Deaton, Lucian
    Climate change and structural fire risks collide in the WUI.
    3/1/2016
  • Deaton, Lucian
    In a push to rebuild following a wildfire, a community may miss the big takeaways.
    1/4/2016
  • Deaton, Lucian
    Exploring the importance of social behavior research in wildfire science.
    11/2/2015
  • Deaton, Lucian
    How NFPA programs help cash-strapped state agencies address wildfire.
    9/1/2015
  • Deaton, Lucian
    All dried up: Drought, wildfire, and the growing threat of structure fires in the WUI.
    7/1/2015
  • Deaton, Lucian
    Two ways that insurers are constructively involved in addressing wildfire risk.
    5/1/2015
  • Deaton, Lucian
    It's wildfire season somewhere: taking stock of a truly international problem.
    3/2/2015
  • Deaton, Lucian
    The links between residents and wildfire responders are tighter than you think.
    12/29/2014
  • Deaton, Lucian
    In search of meaningful indicators of wildfire mitigation effectiveness.
    11/4/2014
  • Deaton, Lucian
    In defense of defensible space: the takeaway from the San Diego County wildfires.
    9/3/2014
  • Deaton, Lucian
    Up in the air: a more desirable viewpoint on national wildfire issues.
    7/1/2014
  • Deaton, Lucian
    The importance of addressing land use issues sooner rather than later.
    5/2/2014
  • Deaton, Lucian
    The best way to discover how residents connect with preparedness messages is to listen to them.
    3/4/2014
  • Depew, Ryan
    NFPA codes and standards provide a practical, effective blueprint for minimizing and managing the wildfire threat.
    9/1/2011
  • Dornbusch, Steve
    A look at the life of Sparky the Fire Dog®, who turned 60 this year, by his best friend.
    9/1/2011
  • Dubay, Christian
    Christian Dubay, NFPA’s vice president of Codes and Standards and chief engineer, on the process that led to NFPA prohibiting the residential use of antifreeze solutions.
    11/1/2010
  • Duffy, Chad
    A dispatch from the ongoing debate surrounding series fire pumps, among other provisions, in the 2013 edition of NFPA 20.
    11/1/2012
  • Dunphy, Paul
    Paul Dunphy, code compliance coordinator at Harvard University, on how colleges and universities can demonstrate the value of NFPA 3 for commissioning and integrated testing
    9/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    Despite the efforts of advocates and code requirements supporting the cause, the question persists: How can this life-saving technology make it into all new homes?
    10/1/2016
  • Durso, Fred
    11/4/2014
  • Durso, Fred
    11/4/2014
  • Durso, Fred
    11/4/2014
  • Durso, Fred
    11/4/2014
  • Durso, Fred
    Meet four advocates who are outspoken, passionate and informed and joining forces to create a national movement to support home fire sprinklers.
    11/4/2014
  • Durso, Fred
    A primer on NFPA 4, the new standard for integrated fire protection and life safety system testing.
    5/2/2014
  • Durso, Fred
    California’s drought emergency could exacerbate the state’s upcoming wildfire season.
    3/4/2014
  • Durso, Fred
    The chair of the Technical Committee on Fire Investigations, talks about the new edition of NFPA 921, Guide for Fire and Explosion Investigations.
    3/4/2014
  • Durso, Fred
    As federal agencies investigate a massive explosion that decimated a small town, Texas State Fire Marshal Chris Connealy spreads the word about chemical storage safety.
    3/4/2014
  • Durso, Fred
    As the public increasingly turns to social tools during emergencies, emergency planners and first responders must integrate comprehensive social media plans into their communications strategies.
    1/7/2014
  • Durso, Fred
    A look at proposed changes to NFPA 72®, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code, that address the reliability of computer networks to carry fire alarm system communications.
    10/31/2013
  • Durso, Fred
    The problem of home fires involving upholstered furniture has been on the radar for decades. So why is it seeing yet another flurry of attention?
    9/3/2013
  • Durso, Fred
    Danny McDaniel on how Colonial Williamsburg dealt with corrosion in the sprinkler piping of its historic buildings.
    9/3/2013
  • Durso, Fred
    A project conducted under the auspices of the Fire Protection Research Foundation aims to help develop standardized fire scenarios and performance test methods for cooking-fire mitigation technologies.
    7/1/2013
  • Durso, Fred
    The safety and training director of the International Alliance of Theatrical and Stage Employees Local 728 talks about NFPA’s role in the entertainment industry.
    7/1/2013
  • Durso, Fred
    NFPA’s wildfire blog keeps close tabs on Colorado’s most destructive wildfire.
    7/1/2013
  • Durso, Fred
    A new study correlates firefighter crew size and rescue times in high-rise buildings.
    5/1/2013
  • Durso, Fred
    Changes to the 2014 edition of the National Electrical Code® will enhance the safety of home rooftop wiring, green power systems, and more.
    5/1/2013
  • Durso, Fred
    The Pentagon’s fire marshal talks about transforming the building into a code compliant structure following 9/11.
    5/1/2013
  • Durso, Fred
    ESPN anchor Hannah Storm’s willingness to be candid about her burn injuries is already having an impact on grilling safety.
    3/1/2013
  • Durso, Fred
    Hurricane Sandy tested emergency procedures at health care facilities all along the East Coast. Can new provisions in NFPA 99, Health Care Facilities, help ensure things go smoother during the next big storm?
    1/1/2013
  • Durso, Fred
    Ten years after the fire at The Station nightclub, survivor Robert Feeney tells how he became an advocate of sprinklers.
    1/1/2013
  • Durso, Fred
    An update of the fire and life safety risks associated with green buildings, from construction materials to ancillary systems like photovoltaic arrays.
    11/1/2012
  • Durso, Fred
    What the recent Waldo Canyon Fire in Colorado can teach us about pre-fire mitigation, and how those lessons can be used by the 70,000 communities nationwide that face the threat of wildfire
    9/1/2012
  • Durso, Fred
    A stage rigging collapse at the Indiana State Fair killed seven and injured dozens. It also changed the way we think about emergency preparation and response at live events.
    7/1/2012
  • Durso, Fred
    Voting members accept 2013 editions of NFPA 13 and 72 at NFPA’s Association Technical Meeting. Plus, award winners take the stage at the Conference & Expo.
    7/1/2012
  • Durso, Fred
    How the National Park Service integrated safety and historical preservation to make the Statue of Liberty as code-compliant as possible without affecting key historic elements.
    7/1/2012
  • Durso, Fred
    FDNY Deputy Chief Jay Jonas talks about his escape on 9/11 .
    5/1/2012
  • Durso, Fred
    A toothsome smorgasbord of highlights from the education sessions coming up at the Conference & Expo.
    5/1/2012
  • Durso, Fred
    A change to NFPA 72®, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code, would address the growing problem of unwanted alarms in commercial settings.
    5/1/2012
  • Durso, Fred
    NFPA is working with government agencies, insurers, and car manufacturers on the safety issues surrounding fires involving lithium-ion batteries.
    3/1/2012
  • Durso, Fred
    A homebuilder becomes an outspoken advocate for residential sprinklers.
    1/1/2012
  • Durso, Fred
    A new FDA initiative teaches health care professionals the causes of operating room fires and highlights safety procedures that match provisions in NFPA 99 and NFPA 101.
    1/1/2012
  • Durso, Fred
    For fire officials, concern and frustration over the Occupy sites — and relief in the wake of widespread evictions.
    1/1/2012
  • Durso, Fred
    How NFPA devised a fast-track process to create the new NFPA 56 (PS), Fire and Explosion Prevention During Cleaning and Purging of Flammable Gas Piping Systems.
    11/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    The push for residential sprinklers gains momentum in Massachusetts.
    11/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    A look at how 9/11 shaped the development of some of NFPA’s most important codes and standards - and how that process continues.
    9/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    Through its Wildland Fire Operations Division, NFPA is establishing itself as a global authority on wildfire.
    9/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    This year’s event emphasizes technological advancements in wildfire mitigation and preparedness
    9/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    NFPA’S Ken Holland and Laurence Stewart on a proposed standard that would establish essential criteria for new EMS vehicles.
    7/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    The problem of unwanted alarms, and what NFPA is doing to address it.
    7/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    The bizarre tale of a deadly wave of molasses that decimated a Boston neighborhood and spurred nationwide construction safeguards.
    5/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    A toothsome assortment of education session highlights at this year’s NFPA Conference & Expo promises something for every taste.
    5/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    In Pennsylvania, a family’s fire tragedy and a legislative challenge to residential sprinkler provisions.
    5/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    An overview of proposed changes to upcoming versions of the Life Safety Code and Fire Code.
    5/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    A new study compares fire event water use for sprinklered vs. non-sprinklered homes.
    3/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    The centennial of a landmark law to minimize the impact of forest fires.
    3/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    Deborah Boice, the new president of the Society of Fire Protection.
    3/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    The Research Foundation investigates the effect of high-volume, low-speed fans on sprinkler performance in storage areas.
    3/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    A new NFPA/Johns Hopkins study set out to learn what works, and why.
    1/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    From safety training to infrastructure: How NFPA is preparing for the coming wave of electric vehicles.
    1/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    Analyzing witness statements to create a new look at the Station Nightclub Fire
    1/1/2011
  • Durso, Fred
    Codes and standards take center stage at NFPA's December conference in Orlando
    11/1/2010
  • Durso, Fred
    NFPA's new Faces of Fire campaign puts a human face on the Association's Fire Sprinkler Initiative.
    11/1/2010
  • Durso, Fred
    Tom Jaeger talks about the changing face of health care, its effect on codes and standards, and his new role as chair of NFPA’s Board of Directors.
    9/1/2010
  • Durso, Fred
    NFPA’s Standards Council issues TIAs on antifreeze and gas purging, and issues the 2011 NEC.
    9/1/2010
  • Durso, Fred
    College campuses without an all-hazards approach to emergency preparedness could be at risk, a new report finds. Plus: Best practices from schools that are doing it right.
    9/1/2010
  • Durso, Fred
    An overview of crowd-manager training programs, and the different approaches they take to content and delivery.
    7/1/2010
  • Durso, Fred
    Jason Averill of the National Institute of Standards and Technology talks about the landmark study linking firefighter crew size with fireground performance.
    7/1/2010
  • Durso, Fred
    The news from Las Vegas
    7/1/2010
  • Durso, Fred
    An opinionated guide to some of the more intriguing education sessions at this year’s NFPA Conference & Expo.
    5/1/2010
  • Durso, Fred
    Following a 2008 blaze at the resort and casino, Las Vegas fire and building officials implement new safeguards they hope will benefit the entire Strip.
    5/1/2010
  • Durso, Fred
    Fire-safe cigarette advocate Andrew McGuire discusses his involvement in an NFPA campaign that recently hit a major milestone.
    5/1/2010
  • Durso, Fred
    Elders at risk, and more.
    5/1/2010
  • Durso, Fred
    NFPA launches a new effort to design a safety training program around electric-drive vehicles for emergency responders.
    3/1/2010
  • Durso, Fred
    Safety, standards, and Haiti’s reconstruction.
    3/1/2010
  • Duval, Robert
    Last spring, a fire in an office building in La Farge, Wisconsin, provided a cautionary tale about the risks of fighting fires in structures built with sustainable construction materials.
    1/6/2014
  • Duval, Robert
    A rooftop fire at the Monte Carlo Hotel in Las Vegas did an estimated $100 million in property damage and business interruption costs.
    5/1/2008
  • Duval, Robert
    Four days after the Monte Carlo incident, emergency crews were called to the scene of another casino fire.
    5/1/2008