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NFPA’s EFFECT (Exterior Façade Fire Evaluation and Comparison Tool) has won an Innovation Award from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH). The world’s premiere authority on skyscrapers honors best in class tall
Posted: December 12, 2018, 6:52 pm
  NFPA 2400®, Standard for Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) Used for Public Safety Operations has been released to help public safety officials integrate drones into their emergency response. The new body of knowledge supports
Posted: December 5, 2018, 3:50 pm
The following proposed Tentative Interim Amendment (TIA) for the 2019 edition of NFPA 72, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code®, is being published for public review and comment:   proposed TIA No. 1410, referencing 2.3.2, I.1.2.2 and
Posted: November 19, 2018, 7:27 pm
NFPA has issued the following errata on NFPA 1964, Standard for Spray Nozzles: NFPA 1964, Errata 1964-18-1, referencing various sections in Chapters 4, 5, and 6, of the 2018 edition   An errata is a correction issued to an NFPA Standard, published
Posted: November 9, 2018, 4:34 pm
The November 2018 issue of NFPA News, our free monthly codes and standards newsletter, is now available. In this issue: New project on Fuel Gases Detection Proposed Tentative Interim Amendments seeking comments on NFPA 31, NFPA 130, NFPA 1964, and
Posted: November 9, 2018, 2:33 pm
The following two proposed Tentative Interim Amendments (TIAs) for NFPA 31, Standard for the Installation of Oil-Burning Equipment; and NFPA 130, Standard for Fixed Guideway Transit and Passenger Rail Systems, are being published for public review and
Posted: November 1, 2018, 7:12 pm
The following proposed Tentative Interim Amendment (TIA) for the 2018 edition of NFPA 1964, Standard for Spray Nozzles, is being published for public review and comment: proposed TIA No. 1407, referencing Title, 4.7(title), 4.15(title), 5.5 (title),
Posted: November 1, 2018, 3:30 pm
  Fire potential during construction is inherently high, and NFPA 241, Standard for Safeguarding Construction, Alteration, and Demolition Operations, provides measures for preventing or minimizing fire damage to structures. Construction or
Posted: October 25, 2018, 4:55 pm
One of the most notable features about NFPA’s standards development process is that it is a full, open, consensus-based process that encourages public participation in the development of its standards. A great way for your voice to be heard is to
Posted: October 23, 2018, 11:52 am
The Report of the Motions Committee addresses one Fall 2018 NFPA Standard with a certified amending motion that may be presented at the NFPA Technical Meeting (Tech Session) in San Antonio, TX on June 17-20, 2019: NFPA 801, Standard for Fire Protection
Posted: October 19, 2018, 1:05 pm
Just weeks after winning a gold award for its hot work safety training, NFPA has released the course in Spanish. The new e-learning program for Spanish-speaking trade workers debuted this week, just as a new hot work fact sheet was
Posted: October 18, 2018, 9:17 pm
NFPA has issued the following errata on the 2018 edition of NFPA 99, Health Care Facilities Code; and on the Second Draft Report (Fall 2018) to NFPA 1600, Standard on Disaster/Emergency Management and Business Continuity/Continuity of Operations
Posted: October 8, 2018, 6:53 pm
The October 2018 issue of NFPA News, our free, monthly, codes-and-standards newsletter, is now available. In this issue: New project being explored on fire service personnel professional qualifications Proposed Tentative Interim Amendments seeking
Posted: October 4, 2018, 4:49 pm
The NFPA Standards Council is in receipt of a New Project Initiation Request for the development of an ANSI Accredited Standard to establish requirements for professional qualifications for fire service support personnel. Specifically, it is anticipated
Posted: September 28, 2018, 8:10 pm
The First Draft Reports for NFPA Standards in the Fall 2019 revision cycle are available. Review the First Draft Reports for use as background in the submission of public comments. To submit a public comment using the  submission system, go to the
Posted: September 26, 2018, 7:22 pm