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Teaching fire safety to children – there is an app for that!

By nfpa@jiveon.com Sparky’s birthday may have been yesterday, but the fun continues this week as the iconic fire dog shares fun, educational resources designed to help inform children about fire prevention. NFPA’s floppy-eared mascot points to Source:: NFPA – Safety…

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Happy Birthday to Sparky!

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Safe door locking addressed in new fact sheet on school safety and security

By nfpa@jiveon.com It’s a topic that’s made news headlines and is on the minds of many: how to keep schools safe and secure in the face of mass shootings in the United States. As school administrators and community officials work…

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Kingsport, Tennessee, fire safety educator chosen 2019 Fire and Life Safety Educator of the Year

By nfpa@jiveon.com City of Kingsport Fire Department Public Education Officer Barry Brickey has been chosen the 2019 Fire and Life Safety Educator of the Year. Brickey has been using NFPA’s Learn Not to Burn® program in the city’s elementary schools…

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Retired FEMA EFO: “We need to change the way people think and feel about fire death”

By nfpa@jiveon.com In a recent TV interview, retired Fire Officer and FEMA Executive Fire Officer, Dr. Burton Clark shared insights about the state of fire safety today. A TV host with NewsChannel5 in Nashville, Tennessee opened up the discussion by…

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NFSA Former President and Sprinkler Advocate John Viniello Passes Away

By nfpa@jiveon.com The National Fire Sprinkler Association (NFSA) announced the passing of its former President, John Viniello on Tuesday, February 26, 2019. John served the Association as President from 1984-2012, and was involved in the fire sprinkler industry since Source::…

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Check out our new checklist before signing on for an Airbnb-style rental

By nfpa@jiveon.com Airbnb and other peer-to-peer hospitality services and vacation rentals are not regulated the same way as hotels. Requirements vary across jurisdictions. Our new checklist can guide you on how to be your own safety advocate before you commit…

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Burn Awareness Week is another opportunity to promote sprinklers

By nfpa@jiveon.com As Burn Awareness Week, sponsored by American Burn Association (ABA) and heavily promoted by the Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors, winds down it is a great opportunity to talk about home fire sprinklers and their role in reducing…

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New Jersey home fire sprinkler bill aimed at protecting firefighters and public moves to full Assembly

By nfpa@jiveon.com By a unanimous vote the New Jersey Assembly Housing and Community Development Committee moved to the full Assembly this month the New Fire Safety Act (bill A3974) which would require home fire sprinklers be installed in new single…

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Burn Awareness Week provides kickoff to mobilized prevention messaging

By nfpa@jiveon.com National Burn Awareness Week, February 3-9, is an opportunity for organizations to mobilize in sharing burn awareness and prevention messaging. Each year, the American Burn Associationdevelops educational resources to assist burn survivor groups, and Source:: NFPA – Safety…

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