Author Index
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  • Vecchiarelli, Tracy
    NFPA members will vote on a motion to NFPA 150, Fire and Life Safety in Animal Housing Facilities, to require sprinklers in all animal housing facilities.
    5/1/2012
  • Vecchiarelli, Tracy
    Green, or fire protection? Fire protection or green? A young F.P.E.-in-training tries to square safety with all things eco.
    11/1/2009
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A deadly blaze in a Japanese animation studio exposes deficiencies in regulations
    9/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Safety experts worry not enough fire departments are prepared to fight fires on large marine vessels—and those vessels are often docked dangerously close to shore
    8/22/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Two years after Grenfell, thousands of buildings in the United Kingdom remain at risk. Experts aren't surprised.
    7/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    NFPA's efforts to develop a machine translation platform show promise and progress.
    7/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Escape rooms have become a booming industry worldwide. But are they safe?
    7/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Study reveals cancer-causing chemicals near Grenfell, Spanish education sessions at C&E, and a disastrous two weeks in China.
    5/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    As smart technologies proliferate, they not only aim to make life easier and cooler, but they also promise to transform the building systems designed to provide fire and life safety.
    5/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Like many other historic buildings that have been lost to fire, Paris's Notre-Dame cathedral lacked modern safety systems.
    5/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    In May 1919, the Douglas Starch Works factory in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, exploded, killing over 40 people.
    5/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    After a deadly blaze on a movie set in New York City, experts stress the importance of fire safety on movie and TV sets.
    5/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A deadly gas pipeline blast in Mexico, a devastating fire in Bangladesh, and more.
    3/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    The modular construction industry is poised to grow by over 40 percent worldwide by 2023, but questions persist over how the industry is regulated.
    3/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Firefighter group releases report on deadly California Camp Fire after visit to Paradise.
    3/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Report on Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting misses the mark, experts say.
    3/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Study links obesity and dehydration in firefighters, NFPA's new school safety and security fact sheet, and more.
    3/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    After the longest government shutdown in history, experts fear it could worsen the upcoming wildfire season.
    3/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    On St. Patrick's Day in 1899, the deadliest hotel fire in US history occurred in New York City.
    3/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Mid-winter cold snap takes lives and challenges first responders in Midwest, elsewhere in United States.
    3/1/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    How California's Camp Fire became the state's deadliest, most destructive wildfire ever.
    1/2/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    NFPA's new drone standard, the Ghost Ship lawsuit, and more.
    1/2/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Microhospitals, acuity-adaptable patients rooms, and proton therapy centers: three health care facility trends that fire and life safety professionals need to know.
    1/2/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A massive blaze at the Manhattan State Hospital for the Insane kills 27 in 1923.
    1/2/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A garbage fire in Rome, a building collapse in France, and more.
    1/2/2019
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A mine explosion kills scores in Farmington, West Virginia, in November 1968.
    11/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Summer wildfires prompt new laws in California, NFPA recognized for hot work training and journalism, and more.
    11/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    In developing countries, building regulations hardly exist. Can a push for research and education change that?
    11/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    How a project to install smoke alarms in a shantytown in South Africa promises a safer future for the country—and for millions of people around the world.
    11/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Hurricane Michael, the second major hurricane of 2018, devastates the Florida Panhandle.
    11/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Metro Chiefs urge smart city involvement, active shooter preparedness at 2018 NFPA Urban Fire Forum.
    11/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    NFPA considers new requirements for residential gas detectors as gas explosions occur in Massachusetts.
    11/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    UN report stresses high global wildfire risk, tragedy in Indonesia, and the Grenfell Tower fire inquiry moves forward.
    11/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Brazil's museum fire illustrates the fire problem in historic buildings; a recap of the 2018 Urban Fire Forum; and more.
    11/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Spontaneously combusting tortilla chips provide laughs—and lessons about stored hazards
    9/4/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Vaping devices raise safety concerns on campus, including disabled smoke alarms.
    9/4/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    The Northern Minnesota wildfires of 1918.
    9/4/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    3D printers emerging as concerning fire threat on campuses.
    9/4/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Fire remains an ongoing concern especially in off-campus housing.
    9/4/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Fire Prevention Week 2018 urges three steps to safety, cancer registry becomes law, and more.
    9/4/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A love for historic courthouses has driven numerous preservation efforts. Balancing desires to preserve historic charms with modern fire and life safety features can be tricky.
    9/4/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A study sheds light on the wildfire problem in Greece, as deadly blaze rages in Mati; wildfires burn in the Arctic; and more.
    9/4/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    California's inmate wildland firefighters spark debate, NFPA's CodeFinder tool, a deadly wildfire in Greece, and more.
    9/4/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    After deadly bridge collapse in Italy, a Florida fire chief reflects on the challenges of responding to such incidents.
    9/4/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    The day the Atlanta Braves' stadium went up in flames.
    7/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Parkland shooting report, Arkema chemical plant fire investigation, and flaming four-wheelers.
    7/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A new NFPA report details suggestions for keeping buildings both safe and secure from threats such as active shooters.
    7/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    For the second time in four years, a historic building in Scotland is destroyed by fire.
    7/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Fire officials talk solar panel safety ahead of a new rule requiring solar-capable homes in California.
    7/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A new study suggests that many Airbnb properties lack basic fire safety features. NFPA urges renters to be vigilant, as building and fire code officials struggle to find a clear path to safety.
    7/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Discussions on NFPA 13 and NFPA 72 dominate the 2018 NFPA Technical Meeting.
    7/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A Middle Eastern user of NFPA’s facade fire risk assessment tool, EFFECT, praises its ability to simplify a complex and challenging issue.
    7/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Disney World fore fire safety: The NFPA HEROES Experience is set to open in Alabama in the coming years.
    7/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A fire captain discusses the challenges of protecting Atlanta's new SunTrust Park stadium.
    7/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Bus fires in Rome, the Grenfell Tower fire inquiry, and a deadly disaster in Guatemala.
    7/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Volcanic eruptions in Hawaii, an interview with a user of NFPA's cladding risk assessment tool, and more.
    7/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Study challenges notion of sauna use for firefighter detox, NFPA names the Fire and Life Safety Educator of the Year, and more.
    5/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Dozens die in Venezuelan prison fire and C&E education sessions offer an international wildfire perspective.
    5/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A deadly mall fire sheds light on Russia's poor fire safety; a landmark sprinkler ordinance in Las Vegas; and more.
    5/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Deadly blaze in Trump Tower sheds light on president's past pushback to sprinkler legislation.
    5/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    The creation of NFPA 3000 is only the second provisional standard released by NFPA in its 122-year history.
    5/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    How NFPA 3000 encourages community involvement in the response to active shooter and hostile events.
    5/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A new NFPA Fire & Life Safety Policy Institute report details the decline of electrical safety brought on by lax state adoption policies.
    5/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A century ago, an explosion in a TNT-making plant in Pennsylvania killed nearly 200 people.
    5/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A look ahead at the 2020 edition of the NEC, which will consider emerging issues including Power over Ethernet, marina and dock safety to eliminate electric shock drowning, and more.
    5/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    The making of a groundbreaking new provisional standard, NFPA 3000™ (PS), Active Shooter/Hostile Event Response (ASHER) Program.
    5/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A user of NFPA’s facade fire risk assessment tool praises its ability to simplify a complex and challenging issue.
    5/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    How NBC's 'This Is Us' sparked a national conversation on fire and life safety, Elon Musk's flamethrowers, and more.
    3/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    3/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    3/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    3/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    3/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    3/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    3/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    As the craft distilling industry grows, concerns are mounting about how to better protect the facilities from fire and other hazards. Guidance from NFPA may be part of the solution.
    3/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Amazon houses most of its diverse inventory in massive warehouses across the globe. How does the company protect it all from fire?
    3/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    The Long Beach earthquake of 1933 killed scores and toppled buildings in Los Angeles and surrounding areas.
    3/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    3/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    3/1/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    The Laurier Palace Theatre Fire of 1927 in Montreal, Quebec.
    1/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Can ride-sharing services play a role in lowering community health care costs by reducing unneeded hospital transports? The numbers suggest yes, but concerns abound.
    1/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    1/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    As sedation and anesthesia become more commonplace in dental practices nationwide, a new chapter on dental gas and vacuum systems in NFPA 99 aims to keep patients safe.
    1/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    1/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    1/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    1/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    1/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    1/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Ghost Ship, One Year Later: What has changed since the tragedy?
    1/2/2018
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    11/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    11/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    11/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    11/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    11/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    The Moonglow Hotel Fire of 1957—Niagara Falls, New York.
    11/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    11/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    11/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Massive fires in buildings under construction have public safety and fire service officials alarmed. What can be done to prevent these destructive blazes?
    9/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    9/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Remembering Maine’s Great Fires of 1947.
    9/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    9/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    9/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    9/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Hundreds of residential towers around the world may have combustible exterior wall assemblies similar to the one blamed in the deadly Grenfell fire in London.
    8/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    7/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    7/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    As populations and resources shrink, demographics shift, and volunteer fire departments struggle to staff their firehouses, rural America looks for answers to stem its growing fire concerns. Can NFPA help?
    7/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    7/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    In case of emergency use the elevator? New technology has some rethinking a longtime taboo.
    7/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    7/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    An all-star NFPA committee crafts a new standard on active shooter response and preparation.
    7/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    7/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    7/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    New research helps explain the deadly Boston molasses flood of 1919.
    5/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    5/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Heavy losses in recent wildfires in California and Canada raise a central question: How can we better protect homes and other structures against wildfire?
    5/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    5/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    An ongoing research project on Boston’s Cocoanut Grove fire.
    5/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Mobile fueling and hydrogen fuel cells: One is a new way of delivering traditional gasoline, the other is a potentially game-changing new fuel. Are either safe?
    5/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    5/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    5/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    5/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A peek at the possible changes in store for the 2018 edition of NFPA 101, Life Safety Code®
    5/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    3/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    3/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Study shows many local fire departments are unprepared to face wildfire.
    3/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    3/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    The Eddystone Ammunition Corporation explosion of 1917.
    3/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    3/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    3/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    3/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Architectural Engineering Institute president on how NFPA and engineers can work together to improve building resiliency.
    3/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    A large-loss fire in a sprinklered warehouse stresses the importance of updating fire protection systems when a building’s occupancy use changes.
    3/1/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    NFPA responds to Oakland’s Ghost Ship fire; results of the latest fire service needs assessment; and more.
    1/3/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    1/3/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    The challenge of protecting hospitals from violence and what’s being done to prepare.
    1/3/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    1/3/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    1/3/2017
  • Verzoni, Angelo
    Helping fire departments plan for and manage incidents of civil unrest.
    11/1/2016
  • Vigstol, Derek
    Electrical safety for a non-electrical audience
    9/1/2019
  • Vigstol, Derek
    An overview of key changes to the 2020 National Electrical Code®, including changes related to GFCI protection and emergency power disconnects.
    5/1/2019
  • Vigstol, Derek
    Guidance on labeling electrical equipment.
    5/1/2019
  • Vigstol, Derek
    Reconsidering electrical load calculations in the 2020 NEC.
    3/1/2019
  • Vigstol, Derek
    A preview of important issues related to the 2020 NEC.
    1/2/2019
  • Vigstol, Derek
    Rethinking online electrical safety training.
    11/1/2018
  • Vigstol, Derek
    Using the NEC, NFPA 70E, and NFPA 70B together to ensure safety.
    9/4/2018
  • Vigstol, Derek
    Ensuring consistency in workplace electrical safety education.
    7/2/2018
  • Vigstol, Derek
    The 2020 NEC ponders docks, marinas, and electric shock drowning.
    5/1/2018
  • Vigstol, Derek
    A revision to allow responders to shut off electrical power to dwellings.
    3/1/2018
  • Vigstol, Derek
    How the NEC® addresses the fire hazards of Power Over Ethernet equipment.
    1/2/2018
  • Vigstol, Derek
    2018 edition of 70E introduces an arc flash hazard assessment tool.
    11/1/2017
  • Vigstol, Derek
    New NEC® provisions improve electrical safety around water.
    9/1/2017
  • Vigstol, Derek
    Why the latest NEC® includes requirements on receptacles in meeting rooms.
    7/1/2017
  • Vigstol, Derek
    NEC changes consider electrical safety and swimming pools.
    5/1/2017
  • Vigstol, Derek
    Understanding an employer’s role in electrical safety.
    3/1/2017
  • Vigstol, Derek
    A new surge protecting requirement for dwelling service units is one for the additions to the 2020 NEC