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  Since the historic fire at Notre Dame this past Monday, I have found myself fascinated with the flood of analyses and photos and information about the fire, the building design and construction, its history and a global desire to rebuild.
Posted: April 19, 2019, 7:56 pm
The Report of the Motions Committee addresses the following six Standards in the Annual 2019 revision cycle and contains Certified Amending Motions eligible for presentation and action at the 2019 NFPA Technical Meeting: NFPA 58, Liquefied
Posted: April 11, 2019, 11:00 am
The First Draft Reports for NFPA Standards in the Annual 2020 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 online submission system,
Posted: April 10, 2019, 2:00 pm
The following proposed Tentative Interim Amendments (TIA) for NFPA 86, Standard for Ovens and Furnaces; NFPA 1221, Standard for the Installation, Maintenance, and Use of Emergency Services Communications Systems; and NFPA
Posted: April 4, 2019, 5:00 pm
Applicants with code enforcement experience, research/testing skills, and manufacturing knowledge are being sought to participate in drafting the proposed NFPA Standard on Spaceports. Submit an application online by May 17, 2019.   As
Posted: April 2, 2019, 12:00 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: March 20, 2019, 5:20 pm
The March 2019 issue of NFPA News, our free monthly codes and standards newsletter, is now available. In this issue: New project on Fire Service Analysts and Informational Technical Specialists Professional Qualifications 2019 edition of the
Posted: March 19, 2019, 5:09 pm
The following proposed Tentative Interim Amendments (TIAs) for NFPA 13, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems; NFPA 14, Standard for the Installation of Standpipe and Hose Systems; NFPA 58, Liquefied Petroleum
Posted: March 14, 2019, 3:00 pm
The updated 2019 edition of the NFPA Glossary of Terms (GOT) has been published and is available for free. The GOT is a list of the defined terms in NFPA's published codes, standards, guides and recommended practices. Over 16,900 terms are
Posted: March 1, 2019, 4:00 pm
The following proposed Tentative Interim Amendments (TIAs) for the 2019 edition of NFPA 1981, Standard on Open-Circuit Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) for Emergency Services, are being published for public review and comment: proposed
Posted: February 27, 2019, 7:00 pm