Fireworks education remains a priority all summer long

NFPA’s stance on fireworks is clear and to the point – “Leave fireworks in the hands of the professionals.” Whether or not your state/province allows the use of consumer fireworks, fireworks pose too significant a risk to use them “safely.”…

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Phoenix Society Brings Burn Survivor Voice Forward to Advocate for Fire Prevention and the Life-Saving Benefits of Fire Sprinklers

Today, fires in one- and two-family homes are more dangerous than ever, and the latest statistics prove just how frightening the situation is: 1 fatality in a U.S. home fire every 3:10 hours 65 percent of fire deaths are in…

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Sustainable Home Improvement Magazine Article Emphasizes Value of Home Fire Sprinklers

House fires today are becoming increasingly dangerous and deadly, highlighting the necessity of home fire sprinkler units. According to an NFPA “Fire Loss in the United States During 2019” report, there were about 1.3 million fires requiring a response from…

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There’s a lot to learn from our peers for how to have a successful Fire Prevention Week!

Join us for the free Fire Prevention Week (FPW):  Kickstart your 2021 campaign! Webinar, Thursday, July 29th from 2:00 – 3:15 p.m. Eastern Time to learn all about this year’s FPW theme “Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety” and how…

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Championing Firefighter Health and Safety Through the Support of Home Fire Sprinklers

Consider this: firefighters are 11 times more likely to be injured fighting structure fires than any other incident they respond to. With this statistic in mind, it stands to reason that the quicker we extinguish fires, the less firefighters will…

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Fire Extinguisher Types

In the hands of a trained person, portable fire extinguishers are great tools to protect people and property from fire during early stages. When using an extinguisher or selecting an extinguisher to install, it’s important to know the characteristics of…

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HFSC Canada Emphasizes Collaboration to Help Drive Home Fire Sprinkler Safety Education

More than 20 years ago, there were just a few U.S. and Canadian fire departments promoting the life-saving benefits of fire sprinklers in new homes. Today, the fire service is the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition’s (HFSC) most important partner in delivering…

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Partner with NFPA and Domino’s to promote smoke alarm safety during Fire Prevention Week

NFPA and Domino’s are teaming up for the 14th year in a row to deliver fire safety messages and pizza during Fire Prevention Week™ (FPW), October 3 -9, 2021. To make this year’s campaign a success, we’re encouraging fire departments to…

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FINAL REMINDER: Register to attend “Community Risk Reduction: Insights into Action,” a one-day online program highlighting tools, solutions and strategies for mitigating community risks

Next Tuesday, July 20, NFPA is hosting “Community Risk Reduction: Insights into Action,” a one-day online program that addresses issues fire departments and other public safety officials often face in mitigating safety risks, along with solutions, tools, and strategies to…

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Get a jump on your Fire Prevention Week planning with this free webinar

What are your plans for Fire Prevention Week™ this year? Join us for the free Fire Prevention Week Webinar: Kickstart your 2021 campaign! Thursday, July 29th from 2 – 3:15 pm Eastern Time to learn all about this year’s FPW theme…

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