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NFPA is a global, nonprofit organization, founded in 1896, devoted to eliminating death, injury, property and economic loss due to fire, electrical and related hazards. The association delivers information and knowledge through more than 300 consensus codes and standards, research, training, education, outreach and advocacy; and by partnering with others who share an interest in furthering the NFPA mission. All NFPA codes and standards can be viewed online for free. Whether you're a journalist in print, television, radio or new media, NFPA's Public Affairs office can help you find the information you're looking for.

Seasonal news

As Memorial Day Weekend and the summer months approach, NFPA is raising awareness of outdoor cooking fire safety with an emphasis on safe grilling. Find information and resources on safe grilling practices, tips for checking gas grill leaks, guidelines for outdoor entertaining and cooking with portable grills, and more.

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E-mail:; Phone: +1 617 984-7275

Non-media calls 

NFPA (National Fire Protection Association)
1 Batterymarch Park, Quincy, MA 02169-7471 USA
Telephone: +1 617 770-3000 Fax: +1 617 770-0700