2006 news releases

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  • 12/20/2006 California fire-safe cigarette mandate takes effect January 1
  • 12/05/2006 Massachusetts receives accreditation in emergency management
  • 12/01/2006 Dubay named VP/Chief Engineer of NFPA
  • 10/09/2006 NFPA hosts Urban Fire Forum
  • 10/05/2006 Certified Fire Protection Specialist program receives accreditation
  • 09/19/2006 Electrical inspectors’ meeting offers timely advice on use of portable generators
  • 09/14/2006 NFPA’s Arthur E. Cote honored with AFSA’s most prestigious award
  • 09/06/2006 Homeland Security and national groups join forces to help individuals with disabilities
  • 08/30/2006 NFPA and ICAA cite benefits of physical activity
  • 08/15/2006 NFPA to install 8,000 smoke alarms in households of the Navajo and Hopi Nations
  • 08/14/2006 ICC withdraws copyright infringement lawsuit against NFPA
  • 07/25/2006 Lawmakers, fire officials, advocates and victims’ families celebrate passage of Fire-Safe Cigarettes Bill
  • 07/17/2006 Industry backs IEEE-NFPA arc flash testing program with initial donations of $1.25 million
  • 07/10/2006 Massachusetts to require Fire-Safe Cigarettes
  • 07/05/2006 NFPA signs significant licensing agreement with China’s Fire Research Institute
  • 06/04/2006 Percy Bugbee Award presented to Ronald Farr
  • 06/04/2006 Russ Fleming receives prestigious Lamb Award
  • 06/02/2006 NFPA honors others for life safety achievements at Orlando conference
  • 06/02/2006 NFPA honors special achievements and service with awards presented at World Safety Conf Expo
  • 06/01/2006 New Hampshire to require fire safe cigarettes
  • 05/19/2006 Illinois to require Fire Safe Cigarettes
  • 05/10/2006 USFA and NFPA release report on behavioral mitigation of smoking fires
  • 05/02/2006 Coalition urges Mass legislature to reduce cigarette ignited fires and save lives
  • 03/28/2006 Tuscaloosa Fire and Rescue Service wins Jensen Grant
  • 03/16/2006 Coalition calls on tobacco companies to reduce cigarette ignited fires and save lives
  • 03/15/2006 Sparky the Fire Dog Turns 55
  • 02/22/2006 The Fire Protection Research Foundation presents William M Carey Award
  • 01/30/2006 Olive Branch Fire Departments hazmat unit awarded NFPAs 2006 Warren E Isman Educational Grant
  • 01/25/2006 Carli named AVP of communications for NFPA
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