The Coalition for Fire-Safe Cigarettes, coordinated by NFPA, is working to save lives and prevent injuries and devastation from cigarette-ignited fires.

Goal: The Coalition called for cigarette manufacturers to immediately produce and market only cigarettes that adhere to an established cigarette fire safety performance standard. In addition, the Coalition is working to see that these standards for fire-safe cigarettes are required in every state in the country. The national coalition comprises fire service members, consumer and disability rights advocates, medical and public health practitioners, and others, coordinated by NFPA, who are committed to saving lives and preventing injuries by reducing the threat of cigarette-ignited fires. Thanks to the Coalition's efforts, 100% of the U.S. population is now better protected from cigarette fires thanks to state passage of fire-safe cigarette legislation.

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
The mission of the National Fire Protection Association is to reduce the worldwide burden of fire and other hazards on the quality of life by providing and advocating consensus codes and standards, research, training, and education.

AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan membership organization for people age 50 and over. AARP is dedicated to enhancing quality of life for all as we age. We lead positive social change and deliver value to members through information, advocacy and service.

Alaska Fire Chiefs Association
The Alaska Fire Chiefs Association's mission is to promote an acceptable level of safety, through protecting the economic viability of communities and promoting a relative hazard free environment for individuals, by influencing fire and emergency service programs and legislation; and the promotion of fire and emergency services progessionals through training, interpersonal action and by providing resources to local fire chiefs and other governmental agencies.
Alaska State Firefighters Association
The Alaska State Firefighters Association (ASFA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. The association represents the interest of Alaskan firefighters, fire prevention specialists, emergency medical technicians, dispatchers, and various other positions encompassed within the fire service today. 
American Burn Association
The American Burn Association is dedicated to improving the lives of everyone affected by burn injury through patient care, education, research, and advocacy.
American College of Emergency Physicians
The American College of Emergency Physicians  promotes the highest quality of emergency care and is the leading advocate for emergency physicians, their patients, and the public.
American Fire Sprinkler Association
The American Fire Sprinkler Association is a non-profit, international association representing open shop fire sprinkler contractors, dedicated to the educational advancement of its members and promotion of the use of automatic fire sprinkler systems.
American Health Care Association
The American Health Care Association is a non-profit federation of affiliated state health organizations, together representing more than 10,000 non-profit and for-profit assisted living, nursing facility, developmentally-disabled, and subacute care providers that care for more than 1.5 million elderly and disabled individuals nationally.
AMERIND Risk Management Corporation
The mission of the AMERIND Risk Management Corporation is to be the premier American Indian risk management company providing culturally sensitive professional services and quality products that champion safe and secure living conditions, and contribute to economic opportunities in Indian Country.
Arizona Fire Chiefs Association
The Arizona Fire Chiefs Association serves chief fire officers by providing leadership through involvement; professional development through networking, education and information distribution; and a forum to improve the fire service of Arizona.
Asian American Hotel Owners Association
Representing more than 8,300 members, the Asian American Hotel Owners Association is one of the leading forces in the hospitality industry and one of the most powerful Asian American advocacy groups.
ASTM International
ASTM International is one of the largest voluntary standards development organizations in the world-a trusted source for technical standards for materials, products, systems, and services. ASTM International standards have an important role in the information infrastructure that guides design, manufacturing and trade in the global economy.

Automatic Fire Alarm Association, Inc.
The Automatic Fire Alarm Association, Inc. aims to foster and improve relationships within the fire alarm industry among manufacturers, distributors, users, authorities having jurisdiction, and others through education, research, and development of codes and standards.

Boston Society of Vulcans
The Boston Society of Vulcans is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that focuses on empowering people in need through education and support in the area of fire & public safety, prevention and employment into the fire service.
Burn Foundation
The Burn Foundation is a Philadelphia-based, non-profit organization established in 1973 to educate families, emergency workers, and the medical community about burn prevention and care while providing burn survivors and their families support and recovery assistance.
Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturer's Association (BIFMA)
The Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturer's Association is a not-for-profit trade association of furniture manufacturers and suppliers addressing issues of common concern. The association's membership of over 260 companies represents over 80% of the value of North American shipments of office furniture.
Center for Campus Fire Safety (CCFS)
The Center for Campus Fire Safety was formed to provide a central focal point for the complex issues surrounding campus fire safety. The goal of the Center is to provide a place for those interested in campus fire safety to share ideas and learn from their peers. 
Center for Social Gerontology (TCSG)
The Center for Social Gerontology is a national nonprofit organization based in Ann Arbor, Michigan whose mission is to promote the autonomy of older persons and advance their well-being in society. TCSG founded and operates the National Center for Tobacco-Free Older Persons and the Smoke-Free Environments Law Project, dedicated to protecting older persons from the dangers caused by cigarettes. 
Center for the Polyurethanes Industry of the American Chemistry Council
The Center for the Polyurethanes Industry (fomerly Alliance for the Polyurethanes Industry) promotes the sustainable growth of the polyurethane industry, in accordance with the principles of Responsible Care®, by identifying and managing issues that could impact the industry, in cooperation with user groups.
Congressional Fire Services Institute
Established in 1989 as a nonprofit, nonpartisan policy institute, the Congressional Fire Services Institute (CFSI) is designed to educate members of Congress about the needs and challenges of our nation's fire and emergency services so that the federal government provides the types of training and funding needed by our first responders.
Firemen's Association of the State of New York
The mission of the Firemen's Association of the State of New York is to maintain, support and serve the Volunteer Fire Service of New York, its firefighters, and the public they protect through education, legislation, communication, recognition and community service.
Florida Association of Fire & Life Safety Educators
The Florida Association of Fire & Life Safety Educators provides a support system for fire and life safety educators, consisting of , but not limited to, education, training and networking.
Harvard School of Public Health
The overarching mission of the Harvard School of Public Health is to advance the public's health through learning, discovery, and communication.
Home Safety Council
The Home Safety Council is the only national nonprofit organization solely dedicated to preventing home related injuries that result in nearly 20,000 deaths and 21 million medical visits on average each year. Through national programs, partnerships and the support of volunteers, HSC educates people of all ages to be safer in and around their homes.
Illinois Fire Inspectors Association
The Illinois Fire Inspectors Association is composed of Code Enforcement personnel, Life Safety Educators, Fire Investigators, and Associate members to serve as a network of resources by which our members can attain certification, education and information. As a leader in practical and current education, our purpose is the promotion of the health, life safety, and welfare of the public.
International Association of Arson Investigators
The International Association of Arson Investigators is dedicated to improving the professional development of fire and explosion investigators by being the global resource for fire investigation training, technology and research.
International Association of Black Professional Fire Fighters
The mission of the International Association of Black Professional Fire Fighters is to create a liaison between our Black Brothers and Sisters throughout the globe, to collect and evaluate data on all deleterious conditions incumbent in all areas where minorities exist, and to compile information concerning the injustices that exist in the application of working conditions in the Fire Service, and implement action to correct them.

International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC)
The mission of the International Association of Fire Chiefs is to provide leadership to career and volunteer chiefs, chief fire officers and managers of emergency service organizations throughout the international community through vision, information, education, services and representation to enhance their professionalism and capabilities.

International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF)
The International Association of Fire Fighters has more than 2,900 affiliates, representing fire fighters in more than 3,500 communities in the U.S. and Canada. The 267,000 members of the IAFF are the nation’s full-time professional fire fighters and paramedics, who protect the lives and property of 85 percent of the nation’s population.
International Association of Hispanic Firefighters
The International Association of Hispanic Firefighters works everyday on behalf of all firefighters - men and women, so that they remain safe and return home to their families, wherever that may be.
International Code Council
The International Code Council, a membership association dedicated to building safety and fire prevention, develops the codes used to construct residential and commercial buildings, including homes and schools. Its mission is to provide the highest quality codes, standards, products, and services for all concerned with the safety and performance of the built environment.
International Fire Marshals Association (IFMA)
The International Fire Marshals Association Section provides those officials engaged in the prevention of fire, the investigation of fires, and/or public fire and life safety education with an avenue to discuss items of mutual interest, provide educational and professional development opportunities, provide a resource service to the members, actively participate in the code and standards-making process, monitor fire safety issues, monitor and support research and development of solutions to fire protection and fire prevention problems at the international, national, state and local level.
Massachusetts Call/Volunteer Firefighters Association
The objective of the Massachusetts Call/Volunteer Firefighters Association is to promote the well being of call/volunteer firefighters by insuring recognition of the vital contributions made by Call/Volunteer Firefighters in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts; increasing awareness of regulatory changes; and providing a forum to represent Call/Volunteer Firefighters with one organization to provide a strong voice and influence action on proposals affecting members.
Massachusetts Coalition for Fire-Safe Cigarettes
The Massachusetts Coalition for Fire-Safe Cigarettes comprises more than 40 groups working to save lives and prevent injuries and devastation from cigarette-ignited fires.
Metropolitan Fire Chiefs
The Metropolitan Fire Chiefs bring together fire chiefs from large metropolitan fire departments to share information and focus on major issues effecting policy changes in the U.S. and abroad. The Section also makes it easy to participate in the code-development process, giving members a critical voice in promoting change in the built environment.
Mississippi Fire Chiefs Association
The Mission of the Mississippi Fire Chief's Association is to provide leadership and direction to both Career and Volunteer through information, education, services, and representation in order to enhance the full spectrum of service delivery to the citizens of Mississippi.
National Associaton of Emergency Medical Technicians
The National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians is a major force in the growth and development of EMS, actively promoting the highest levels of professionalism among EMS providers. It is dedicated to expanding EMS knowledge and education, enhancing professional development and advancing the cause of EMS through advocacy and research.
National Association of Hispanic Firefighters
The National Association of Hispanic Firefighters is a national association of professional and volunteer firefighters dedicated to promoting the rights of Hispanic firefighters within the communities they serve as well as throughout the world. By promoting and cultivating the Hispanic heritage, the association defends the rights of Hispanic firefighters through professional development, community involvement and building fellowship among all firefighters.

National Association of State Fire Marshals (NASFM)
The mission of the National Association of State Fire Marshals  is to protect human life, property and the environment from fire and to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of State Fire Marshals' operations.

National Center for Assisted Living
The National Center For Assisted Living (NCAL) is the assisted living voice of the American Health Care Association (AHCA), the nation’s largest organization representing long term care.
National Fallen Firefighters Foundation
Congress created the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation to lead a nationwide effort to honor America's fallen firefighters. Since 1992, the non-profit Foundation has developed and expanded programs that fulfill that mandate. Our mission is to honor and remember America's fallen fire heroes and to provide resources to assist their survivors in rebuilding their lives.

National Fire Sprinkler Association
The mission of the National Fire Sprinkler Association is to create a market for the widespread acceptance of competently installed automatic fire sprinkler systems in both new and existing construction, from homes to high-rise.

National Native American Fire Chiefs Association
The International Association of Fire Chiefs, in partnership with several organizations, has made this page available through a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), is providing an online resource and information network for Native American-Alaska Native fire departments to promote fire prevention among their communities.

National Safety Council
The National Safety Council is a nonprofit, nongovernmental, international public service organization dedicated to protecting life and promoting health. The NSC is a membership organization, founded in 1913 and chartered by the U.S. Congress in 1953. Members include more than 48,000 businesses, labor organizations, schools, public agencies, private groups and individuals.
National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC)
The National Volunteer Fire Council  is a non-profit membership association representing the interests of the volunteer fire, EMS and rescue services. The NVFC serves as the information source regarding legislation, standards and regulatory issues.
New Jersey Fire Prevention and Protection Association
The objective of the New Jersey Fire Prevention and Protection Association is to provide information on fire safety and fire protection to all interested parties and to be active in the legislative and regulatory processes.
Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors
The mission of the Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors is to uplift and inspire anyone affected by the devastation of a burn injury through Peer Support, Education, Collaboration and Advocacy.
Polyurethane Foam Association
The Polyurethane Foam Association (PFA) is a national trade association representing U.S. manufacturers of flexible polyurethane foam and their suppliers of chemical raw materials, processing equipment and technology. The mission of the PFA is to educate customers and other groups, providing facts on environmental, health and safety issues related to flexible polyurethane foam. PFA has been active in promoting fire prevention and fire safety  since its founding in 1980.
Property Casualty Insurers Association of America
Property Casualty Insurers Association of America is the nation’s premier insurer trade association, representing over 1,000 companies that write 40.7 percent of the nation’s automobile, homeowners, business, and workers compensation insurance. PCI is an advocate for sound public policy that fosters a healthy and competitive insurance marketplace.
Public Citizen
Public Citizen is a national, nonprofit consumer advocacy organization founded in 1971 to represent consumer interests in Congress, the executive branch and the courts.
Residential Fire Safety Institute
The Residential Fire Safety Institute is a public interest group created in 1982 to promote fire-safe homes through built-in fire protection and fire safety education. The U.S. has one of the worst records for residential fire deaths in the industrialized world. Residential fires account for 80 percent of all fire deaths. The RFSI mission is to improve that dubious record.
Safe Kids Worldwide
Safe Kids Worldwide is a global network of organizations whose mission is to prevent accidental childhood injury, a leading killer of children 14 and under.
Southeastern Association of Fire Chiefs
The Southeastern Association of Fire Chiefs is a Division of the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC).

Trauma Foundation
The mission of the Trauma Foundation  is to reduce the number of injuries and deaths due to injuries, through prevention, improved trauma care, and improved rehabilitation.

Uniform Fire Code Association
Through continued efforts with the Western Fire Chiefs Association and the hard work performed by the McMullen Company in cooperation with our partners, NFPA, IAPMO, and the California Fire Chiefs Association, the Uniform Fire Code Association is your source for fire code sales, certification, support, interpretations and training.

Washington State Association of Fire Chiefs
The Washington State Association of Fire Chiefs is an incorporated nonprofit organization. Its mission is to be a source of information and education to its members and to take a lead role in influencing issues affecting the fire service.

Washington State Fire Fighters’ Association
It is the mission of the Washington State Fire Fighters’ Association to provide information, education and representation to the volunteer fire service of the State of Washington in order to enhance their capabilities and professionalism.

Western Fire Chiefs Association
The mission of the Western Fire Chiefs Association  is to respond to the challenges of a changing industry, to ensure greater protection of life and property from fire, natural and man-made disasters, or other sudden emergencies, by providing leadership, direction, and education to its members and affiliate organizations.

Wisconsin Alliance for Fire Safety
The Wisconsin Alliance for Fire Safety will promote fire safety and burn prevention and support burn survivers. We will do this through our members in communities throughout the state of Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Fire Protection Coalition

Women in the Fire Service
The purpose of the Women in the Fire Service is to promote and facilitate the participation of women in the fire service.


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