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Electrical fire: a major cause of home firesElectrical fire: a major cause of home fires
The NFPA warns the public: be aware of the fire risks of electricity in the home NFPA urges awareness to reduce risk The National Fire Protection...
USFA urges firefighters to avoid exposure to carcinogens and other toxinsUSFA urges firefighters to avoid exposure to carcinogens and other toxins
A firefighter heads into the smoke: the USFA has reviewed a study of possible links between firefighting and cancer Continued vigilance against exposure...
CAL FIRE urges homeowners to prepare for wildfires nowCAL FIRE urges homeowners to prepare for wildfires now
California fire officials are urging residents to create defensible space around their homes State fire officials stress now is the time to create...
NFPA co-sponsors Harvard University program fellowship for eight fire officersNFPA co-sponsors Harvard University program fellowship for eight fire officers
The NFPA have awarded 8 Harvard program fellowships to fire officials Senior industry leaders awarded prestigious fellowships Eight senior fire...
Application period to open: fiscal year 2009 Assistance to Firefighter GrantsApplication period to open: fiscal year 2009 Assistance to Firefighter Grants
The AFG awards provide around $510 million to fire departments and other EMS organisations nationally The Department of Homeland Security has posted the...
Downlighter warning - kitchen lights spark rescue dramaDownlighter warning - kitchen lights spark rescue drama
KFRS rescue a mother and daughter from a fire sparked by kitchen lights A mother and daughter in danger of being overcome by smoke were rescued from a...
NFPA announces dedication of NFPA 70E® HandbookNFPA announces dedication of NFPA 70E® Handbook
NFPA Chief Electrical Engineer, Mark Earley; Regional Adminstrator of OSHA, Marte Kent; NFPA President James Shannon; and OSHA's Ken Mastrullo The National...
National Fire Protection Association awarded prestigious grant from the Institute of Museum and Library ServicesNational Fire Protection Association awarded prestigious grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services
The Charles S. Morgan Technical Library at the NFPA has been awarded a new grant The Charles S. Morgan Technical Library, located at the National Fire...
ESCi and GPSS merger expands high quality consulting and education services for fire and EMSESCi and GPSS merger expands high quality consulting and education services for fire and EMS
The IAFC have announced the merger of GPSS with ESCi to form Emergency Services Consulting International The IAFC today announced the merger of its...
Economic Crisis: 2008 & beyond webinarsEconomic Crisis: 2008 & beyond webinars
Webinars will offer interactive forum on effective strategies and best practices As leaders of the fire and EMS service, your leadership will be defined by how you rise to the...
Illinois Senate defeats anti-sprinkler billIllinois Senate defeats anti-sprinkler bill
The NFPA's Fire Sprinkler Initiative website aims to incite grass roots action against anti-sprinkler legislation Legislative threats to local sprinkler...
Vice President Biden,
Speaker Pelosi, Homeland Secretary Napolitano to address Fire Fighters Union Legislative ConferenceVice President Biden, Speaker Pelosi, Homeland Secretary Napolitano to address Fire Fighters Union Legislative Conference
Vice President Joe Biden will join Speaker Pelosi and Homeland Secretary Janet Napolitano at the IAFF 2009 Legislative Conference The economy, homeland...
Obama nominates former volunteer as FEMA AdministratorObama nominates former volunteer as FEMA Administrator
Craig Fugate, President Obama's new pick for Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) President Obama has chosen Craig Fugate, the...
Volunteer departments earn praise for Flight 3407 responseVolunteer departments earn praise for Flight 3407 response
The Clarence Center Volunteer Fire Company have been praised for their "just amazing" response to the Flight 3407 crash The normalcy of a standard week...
UK suffers record levels of fire damageUK suffers record levels of fire damage
Record fire damage costs of £3.4 million a day spark fears of surge in large-scale firesBusinesses and homeowners battling through the recession are being hit by an...
Domino’s® partners with NFPA to deliver fire safety messageDomino’s® partners with NFPA to deliver fire safety message
Domino's Pizza have announced a campaign to increase awareness of fire safety in the home Pizza delivery company's spring campaign focuses on...
What the new US Stimulus Bill means for youWhat the new US Stimulus Bill means for you
President Obama's new stimulus bill for the US economy has specific measures to aid US fire departments, say the IAFC On February 17, President Obama signed...
Navistar to meet new fire truck standards by NFPANavistar to meet new fire truck standards by NFPA
  Navistar is delivering a new level of protection by meeting the highest fire truck standards in the industry For those who make their living fighting...
NFPA releases new report on US home structure firesNFPA releases new report on US home structure fires
  There were 399,000 house fires reported in the US in 2007, according to the NFPA's new report   Three hundred ninety-nine thousand home fires...
Black Friday anniversary renews importance of ongoing bushfire researchBlack Friday anniversary renews importance of ongoing bushfire research
The anniversary of Black Friday in Australia has highlighted the need for continued research into bushfire Prominent fire management bodies highlight need...


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