2010 news releases

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  • 12/28/2010 U.S. National Electric Vehicle Safety Standards Summit report available
  • 12/22/2010 As holiday season winds down NFPA offers reminders for keeping fire-safe
  • 12/13/2010 2011 NEC Handbook now available on necplus
  • 12/08/2010 NFPAs preliminary application accepted for ANSI CAP accreditation
  • 12/08/2010 Symposium highlights elevator use in building emergencies
  • 12/02/2010 National Fire Protection Associations Firewise Communities hits 600th community mark
  • 12/02/2010 NFPA announces members of Electric Vehicle Safety Training Programs Fire Service Technical Panel
  • 12/01/2010 Along with boughs of holly holidays are fraught with fire hazards
  • 11/22/2010 US home heating fires still represent a leading cause of home fires and fatalities
  • 11/19/2010 Recent fires prompt national warning
  • 11/17/2010 NFPA launches NEC Changes a new application highlighting 2011 NEC updates
  • 11/15/2010 NFPA Journal details a firsthand account of the acceptance testing process
  • 11/09/2010 Thanksgiving top day for cooking fires
  • 11/04/2010 Call for proposals issued for NFPA 1917 Standard for Automotive Ambulance
  • 11/03/2010 Nevada communities commit to wildfire safety by becoming Firewise
  • 11/03/2010 Report shows toll of brush grass and forest fires on private property and local fire departments
  • 11/02/2010 NFPA hosts Urban Fire Forum
  • 10/28/2010 Overall value and impact of home fire sprinkler incentives underscored
  • 10/26/2010 New NFPA campaign puts a face on the lifesaving impact of home sprinklers
  • 10/22/2010 Keep Halloween spooky and safe using NFPAs tips for fire-safe decorating and festivities
  • 10/21/2010 NFPA announces second lowest level of US smoking material fire deaths in nearly 30 years
  • 10/08/2010 When it comes to smoke alarms NFPA survey shows American homes still have much room for improvement
  • 10/06/2010 Chevrolet OnStar and NFPA kickoff Electric Vehicle Safety Training tour
  • 10/06/2010 Cade named division director of Government Affairs at NFPA
  • 09/30/2010 Atlanta Fire Rescue Department NFPA and Dominos Pizza jumpstart Fire Prevention Week
  • 09/27/2010 Dominos partners with the National Fire Protection Association to deliver fire safety message
  • 09/23/2010 Smoke Alarms A Sound You Can Live With
  • 09/22/2010 West Virginia adopts updated editions of NFPA 70 NFPA 1 and NFPA 101
  • 09/20/2010 Do you have enough smoke alarms
  • 09/13/2010 NFPA to hold Fire and Life Safety Conference this December
  • 09/10/2010 Latest NFPA Journal looks at state of emergency preparedness on college campuses
  • 09/02/2010 NFPA urges focus on fire safety for college students returning to school
  • 08/27/2010 Fire Protection Research Foundation and NFPA to host Dust Explosion Hazard and Control Symposium
  • 08/27/2010 Molly Mowery joins NFPAs Firewise program
  • 08/26/2010 NFPA collaborates with Chevrolet and OnStar to provide Electric Vehicle Safety Training
  • 08/18/2010 NFPA Standards Council bans use of antifreeze in sprinkler systems for new residential construction
  • 08/11/2010 Second deadliest fire for firefighters in US history marks 100th anniversary
  • 08/02/2010 Fire Protection Research Foundation receives grant from NIST for Smart Grid
  • 07/23/2010 NFPA to offer NFPA 70E Certificate of Educational Achievement
  • 07/16/2010 NFPA Journal covers disability issues on the 20th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act
  • 07/08/2010 NFPA awards scholarships to four fire safety students
  • 07/06/2010 NFPA issues safety alert regarding antifreeze in residential sprinklers
  • 06/30/2010 National health and safety advocates warn against consumer fireworks
  • 06/22/2010 NFPA releases new fireworks video
  • 06/16/2010 NFPA receives grant to develop electric vehicle training program for emergency responders
  • 06/10/2010 Special Achievement and Committee Service honored by NFPA
  • 06/07/2010 NFPA announces 2010 Fire and Life Safety Educator of the Year
  • 06/07/2010 NFPA reelects officers and elects new members to the board of directors
  • 06/07/2010 NFPA recognizes individuals for accomplishments in fire and life safety with awards presented
  • 06/07/2010 NFPA awards John J O Sullivan the prestigious Paul C Lamb Award
  • 06/07/2010 Michael Love receives International Fire Marshals Association Meritorious Service Award
  • 06/07/2010 Annual Firefighter Fatality Report reveals sharp drop in number of fatalities in 2009
  • 06/02/2010 NFPA announces virtual version of NFPA Conference and Expo
  • 06/01/2010 NFPA announces theme for Fire Prevention Week 2010
  • 05/27/2010 Electrical fires continue to be a leading cause of home fires
  • 05/25/2010 NFPA study Nearly all structure fire deaths happen in home fires
  • 05/21/2010 Metro Chiefs meet in Memphis
  • 05/19/2010 NFPA and Fire Protection Research Foundation cosponsoring health care summit
  • 05/07/2010 Total cost of fire up 86 percent from 1980
  • 05/07/2010 NFPA Journal covers CityCenter Las Vegas fire protection systems
  • 05/06/2010 NFPA creates Wildland Fire Operations Advisory Committee
  • 05/03/2010 NFPA seeks applicants for 2010 Remembering When conference
  • 05/03/2010 NFPA announces new Firewise Project and Planning Awards
  • 04/27/2010 NFPA announces 2010 Firewise Leadership Awards call for nominations
  • 04/21/2010 Adults over 75 have higher risk of death in home fires
  • 04/20/2010 NFPA urges grilling fire safety
  • 04/15/2010 NFPA receives major grant from FEMA for national sprinkler awareness campaign
  • 04/09/2010 NFPA and SAE announce national safety summit on the safe implementation of electric vehicles
  • 04/08/2010 NFPA co-sponsors Harvard University program fellowship for six fire officers
  • 04/06/2010 NFPA statistics available as resource for media covering WV mine explosion
  • 04/01/2010 NFPA Conference and Expo headed for Las Vegas
  • 03/23/2010 NFPA congratulates Marsha Mazz for being named recipient of
  • 03/19/2010 Wyoming passes fire-safe cigarette legislation
  • 03/19/2010 NFPA releases new edition of NFPA 1600
  • 03/19/2010 Grand Traverse Metro Fire Department awarded Jensen Grant
  • 03/12/2010 Dominos partners with the National Fire Protection Association to deliver fire safety message
  • 03/12/2010 NFPA Journal investigates the issue of combustible dust
  • 03/12/2010 States move to improve fire and life safety with statewide code adoptions
  • 03/12/2010 NFPA releases interactive fire safety storybook for children with autism spectrum disorder
  • 03/09/2010 Maryland adopts current editions of NFPA1 NFPA 70 and NFPA 101
  • 03/04/2010 Fire Protection Research Foundation names award winners
  • 03/03/2010 NFPA to host Aviation Fire Safety Symposium
  • 03/03/2010 Hawaii adopts NFPA 1 as the state fire code for the first time
  • 02/26/2010 NFPA committee moves to strengthen safety requirements for purging of gas piping
  • 02/25/2010 NFPA appoints Kenneth R Willette as new division manager Public Fire Protection
  • 02/25/2010 Kansas fire service helps defeat bill to prohibit home fire sprinklers
  • 02/19/2010 Dave Nuss to manage NFPAs Wildland Fire Protection division
  • 02/19/2010 Crosby Grindle named new northwest regional manager for NFPA
  • 02/11/2010 Space heaters involved in 79 percent of fatal home heating fires
  • 02/11/2010 NFPA Board of Directors appoints new member to Standards Council
  • 02/09/2010 NFPA awards 2010 Warren E Isman Educational Grant to Chautauqua County Hazmat Team
  • 02/06/2010 Delaware adopts latest editions of NFPA 1 NFPA 70 and NFPA 101
  • 01/27/2010 NFPA Americas Fire and Security Expo will join with the 2010 NFPA Conference and Expo
  • 01/25/2010 Fire Protection Research Foundation appoints new trustees
  • 01/20/2010 NFPA launches new digital catalogs
  • 01/15/2010 NFPA applauds states actions on home fire sprinklers
  • 01/15/2010 NFPA launches smoke alarm awareness campaign
  • 01/12/2010 NFPA Journal explores the nightclub fire problem across the globe
  • 01/12/2010 Fire Protection Research Foundation to host symposium on fire suppression detection and signaling
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