2007 news releases

Following are select news releases issued by NFPA in 2007.

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  • 11/19/2007 Fire-safe cigarettes gain momentum in Indiana
  • 11/16/2007 Latest issue of NFPA Journal® is available
  • 11/14/2007 NFPA releases mitigation of cooking fires report
  • 10/26/2007 Indian Hills first Kentucky municipality to pass
  • 10/25/2007 NFPA applauds Reynolds American Inc. announcement of product-wide switch to “fire-safe” cigarettes
  • 10/23/2007 NFPA’s Hall named SFPE’s Fire Protection Person of the Year
  • 10/15/2007 NFPA hosts Urban Fire Forum
  • 09/18/2007 DHS adopts 11 NFPA standards for emergency responders
  • 08/21/2007 Safety officials gather to urge college students to focus on fire safety
  • 07/26/2007 Scholarships awarded to fire safety students by NFPA
  • 07/26/2007 Hard of hearing more likely to awaken from sounding alarms
  • 07/26/2007 Young adults have trouble waking to emergency alarms after using alcohol
  • 07/19/2007 Nationwide sweep of fire-safe cigarette laws reaches Alaska
  • 07/16/2007 Texas Governor hosts formal signing of fire-safe cigarette bill
  • 07/14/2007 Family’s fireworks tragedy motivates July 4 safety outreach
  • 06/03/2007 Special achievements and committee service honored by NFPA
  • 06/03/2007 NFPA honors achievements in fire and life safety with awards presented at WSC&E®
  • 06/03/2007 New members named to NFPA’s board of directors
  • 05/24/2007 Iowa adopts fire-safe cigarette mandate
  • 05/17/2007 Maryland joins national fire-safe cigarette movement
  • 05/01/2007 NFPA President opposes CPSC nominee
  • 04/24/2007 Groundbreaking study of smoke characterization could change the face of fire safety
  • 04/17/2007 Oregon joins movement of states mandating the sale of only fire-safe cigarettes
  • 03/29/2007 NFPA issues Emergency Evacuation Planning Guide
  • 03/27/2007 Kentucky will require fire-safe cigarettes
  • 03/26/2007 NFPA standards for first responder personal protective equipment adopted by U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • 03/15/2007 NFPA national study finds some improvement yet ongoing needs persist in America’s fire departments
  • 02/15/2007 Coalition urges Kentucky legislature to save lives by preventing cigarette-ignited fires
  • 02/15/2007 Coalition sparks widespread interest in fire-safe cigarettes
  • 02/09/2007 2007 edition of NFPA 1982, Standard on Personal Alert Safety Systems (PASS) now available
  • 01/29/2007 NFPA Board of Directors appoints four to Standards Council
  • 01/08/2007 NFPA announces establishment of Arthur E Cote Scholarship
  • 01/08/2007 Maryland adopts latest editions of NFPA 1, Uniform Fire Code™ and NFPA 101®, Life Safety Code®
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