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  • 09/11/2019 NFPA releases a new energy storage system standard to inform designers, builders, facility managers, manufacturers, responders and others about potential fire hazards
  • 09/09/2019 NFPA Standards Council issues amendment to 2018 edition of NFPA 101, Life Safety Code, allowing for second releasing operation when retrofitting existing classroom doors
  • 09/03/2019 New NFPA research report shows 43 percent of U.S. fire stations are 40+ years old, with an estimated total cost of $70 to $100 billion to replace
  • 08/30/2019 NFPA announces Mark W. Earley as recipient of the Richard G. Biermann National Electrical Code Outstanding Volunteer Award
  • 08/29/2019 New checklist helps electricians assess whether damaged electrical systems should be repaired or replaced after a natural disaster
  • 08/29/2019 NFPA and The Center for Campus Fire Safety encourage students to take proactive measures to protect themselves and their peers during Campus Fire Safety Month in September
  • 07/11/2019 NFPA bundles fire door, damper and door locking training to help facility managers and others prioritize building safety and security
  • 07/01/2019 NFPA underscores electric safety in pools and at marinas during summer months
  • 06/20/2019 Special Achievement and Committee Service honored by NFPA
  • 06/19/2019 NFPA’s annual U.S. Firefighter Fatalities report shows 64 on-duty deaths in 2018, continuing five-year trend of fewer than 70 deaths per year
  • 06/19/2019 NFPA releases NFPA 1300, Standard on Community Risk Assessment and Community Risk Reduction Plan Development
  • 06/18/2019 Metro Chiefs meet in Edmonton Alberta
  • 06/17/2019 The National Fire Protection Association awards 2019 James M. Shannon Advocacy Medal to Jon Nisja, Minnesota State Fire Marshal Division
  • 06/17/2019 NFPA presents awards for contributions in fire and life safety at NFPA Conference & Expo.
  • 06/17/2019 NFPA announces new board of director member and three re-elections
  • 06/17/2019 NFPA announces winners of the 2019 Philip J. DiNenno Prize
  • 06/03/2019 NFPA announces “Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Your Escape!” as theme for Fire Prevention Week, October 6-12, 2019
  • 05/16/2019 NFPA and mySidewalk to develop Community Risk Assessment tool
  • 05/13/2019 NFPA offers tips for safe grilling this Memorial Day and beyond, as May and summer months represent peak time of year for outdoor grilling fires
  • 05/09/2019 NFPA is hosting a free active shooter/hostile event program in San Antonio, Texas on Tuesday, June 18.
  • 04/29/2019 National Fire Protection Association Conference & Expo June 17-20
  • 04/22/2019 NFPA to consolidate emergency responder standards into 38 key documents
  • 04/18/2019 NFPA and Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition announce week of action to address America’s home fire problem
  • 04/02/2019 NFPA releases updated and expanded online energy storage training to help the fire service keep pace with explosive alternative energy growth
  • 04/01/2019 Take and share the 2019 Safety Stand Down Quiz on firefighter contamination
  • 03/20/2019 NFPA and State Farm encourage communities to engage in safety activities during Wildfire Community Preparedness Day
  • 03/18/2019 Wish Sparky the Fire Dog a happy birthday by sharing the message of fire safety
  • 03/18/2019 Tennessee educator named 2019 Fire and Life Safety Educator of the Year
  • 03/15/2019 NFPA Board of Directors appoints new members to Standards Council
  • 02/22/2019 New report reinforces lifesaving benefits of smoke alarms
  • 01/17/2019 Partnership announces 2019 Wildfire Mitigation Awardees
  • 01/07/2019 NFPA and State Farm announce start of funding award application period for Wildfire Preparedness Day
  • 01/03/2019 NFPA encourages prompt removal of Christmas trees