2004 news releases

Selected NFPA news releases from 2004.
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  • 12/01/2004 Hundreds of safety advocates pack New York City Council hearing to support NFPA building code
  • 11/10/2004 NFPA signs agreement with Chinese Fire Department for translation and use of key codes and standards
  • 11/09/2004 NFPA and ABA discourage use of turkey fryers, citing burns, fires
  • 09/13/2004 NFPA and IEEE to research arc-flash phenomena
  • 07/30/2004 NFPA, NPGA, and PERC announce availability of new Fire Safety Analysis Manual
  • 07/16/2004 NFPA study finds a stunning increase in cigarette-caused fires
  • 07/12/2004 Kathleen Almand appointed executive director of NFPA's Fire Protection Research Foundation
  • 05/23/2004 NFPA announces awards at World Safety Conference and Exposition┬« in Salt Lake City
  • 04/30/2004 NFPA standard recommended to 9-11 Commission for use as the national preparedness standard
  • 03/19/2004 NFPA to consolidate membership meetings
  • 02/26/2004 U.S. Department of Homeland Security issues five NFPA documents for first responder protective equipment purchase
  • 01/26/2004 NFPA names Seattle Hazmat Response Team recipient of 2004 Warren E. Isman Educational Grant
  • 01/23/2004 NFPA's Fire Protection Research Foundation presents William M. Carey Award for paper on fire plume and sprinkler interaction