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“Squid Game” TikTok challenge reinforces risk of cooking burns

A recent TikTok challenge encouraging fans of the popular Netflix show “Squid Game” to make dalgona – a South Korean candy made from melted sugar – has resulted in serious burns among children. According to a recent FOX news article,…

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Home structure fires and even home fire deaths are all too common in the news

Stories of home structure fires and even home fire deaths are all too common in the news. During 2015 to 2019, US fire departments responded to an estimated average of 346,800 home structure fires per year. These fires caused an…

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“Squid Game” TikTok challenge reinforces risk of cooking burns

A recent TikTok challenge encouraging fans of the popular Netflix show “Squid Game” to make dalgona – a South Korean candy made from melted sugar – has resulted in serious burns among children. According to a recent FOX news article,…

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Lewes Becomes Second City in Delaware to Require Fire Sprinklers in all New Homes

The fight to put fire sprinklers in every home took a step in the right direction earlier this month as the city council for Lewes, Delaware approved an ordinance to require fire sprinklers to be put in every new home…

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Lewes Becomes Second City in Delaware to Require Fire Sprinklers in all New Homes

The fight to put fire sprinklers in every home took a step in the right direction earlier this month as the city council for Lewes, Delaware approved an ordinance to require fire sprinklers to be put in every new home…

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HFSC and NFSA Team up to Show the Effectiveness of Home Fire Sprinklers Using Virtual Reality

Last week in Ashland City, Tennessee, the National Fire Sprinkler Association (NFSA) and the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition (HFSC) teamed up to record a live fire video shoot at a single family home. But this shoot was unique from any…

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HFSC and NFSA Team up to Show the Effectiveness of Home Fire Sprinklers Using Virtual Reality

Last week in Ashland City, Tennessee, the National Fire Sprinkler Association (NFSA) and the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition (HFSC) teamed up to record a live fire video shoot at a single family home. But this shoot was unique from any…

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Take the NFPA 125th Anniversary Quiz for a Chance to win an Anniversary Challenge Coin

NFPA launched its 125th Anniversary Quiz Sweepstakes today to test participants’ knowledge of the association, and to celebrate the collective work, energy, and commitment of the countless groups and individuals who have contributed to the association’s achievements over the past 125 years. In honor of…

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During the Fall and Winter Months, Keep Home Electrical Safety in Mind When Using Hot Tubs and Spas

With the cooler weather upon us as we head into November, many of us will be thinking about using our hot tubs more frequently. You may be thinking your hot tub is in the same condition as the last time…

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Give your Fire Prevention Week efforts legs to last all year long

While Fire Prevention Week ended October 9th, events and activities occur all month long.  But then what?  The key to a great Fire Prevention Week is in what Fire & Life Safety (FLS) educators do with the momentum created during…

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