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AHJs Are Finding Common Ground with Local Home Builders and Developers

By nfpa@jiveon.com Today’s post was written by guest contributor, Peg Paul, Communications Manager at the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition: Home fire sprinklers are a proven, long-term solution to the home fire problem. But the fire service often faces many Source::…

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Home for Disabled Veterans Retrofit with Sprinklers

By nfpa@jiveon.com The National Fire Sprinkler Association (NFSA) and the Northern Illinois Fire Sprinkler Advisory Board (NIFSAB) were recently involved in a project working with Designing Spaces, a home improvement show, to retrofit a home Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler…

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Boating and marina safety, a new Fire Prevention Week activity, and a powerful tool to supercharge your community risk reduction strategy featured in the July issue of Safety Source

By nfpa@jiveon.com The July issue of Safety Source, the Public Education newsletter, provides cautions in an around the water with our Marina and Boating tip sheet, a fun family Fire Prevention Week activity in the form of a fire escape…

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Sprinkler System Stops McKinney, Texas Fire

By nfpa@jiveon.com No one was home at a McKinney, Texas apartment when a fire broke out in the kitchen. Firefighters received a call about smoke and when they arrived at the scene, they found that the sprinkler system had successfully…

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NFPA Stresses Electric Safety in Pools and at Marinas During Summer Months

By nfpa@jiveon.com With the arrival of summer and the July 4th holiday just around the corner, NFPA is reminding people about potential electrical hazards that exist in swimming pools, hot tubs and spas, onboard boats and in waters surrounding boats,…

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Using Social Media to Raise Awareness for Home Fire Sprinklers

By nfpa@jiveon.com How can you leverage social media to champion the life-saving power of home fire sprinklers? The answer to this question was the focus of Changing the Conversation and Raising Awareness for Fire Sprinklers #fastestwater, a well-attended session Source::…

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How an Illinois Fire Chief’s Vocal Support of Home Fire Sprinklers Paid Off

By nfpa@jiveon.com Today’s post was written by Tom Lia, executive director of the Northern Illinois Fire Sprinkler Advisory Board: During the holiday season, my family and I took a trip to the Wisconsin Dells and passed through Winnebago County, Illinois.…

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Thanksgiving in June? A creative approach to hurricane preparedness.

By nfpa@jiveon.com With the month of June roaring like a lion through the nation with severe storms, it is the perfect time to prepare for hurricanes and other natural disasters. Thanksgiving in June: Be Hurricane Ready was designed by Life…

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Fire Prevention Week theme, fun Father’s Day e-card and travels in the RV featured in June issue of Safety Source

By nfpa@jiveon.com The June issue of Safety Source, the Public Education newsletter, sizzles with a “hot dog” of a Father’s Day e-card from Sparky the Fire Dog®, helpful hints on how to stay safe while traveling in the RV or…

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NFPA expands its messaging reach with Canadian edition of Desk Reference

By nfpa@jiveon.com For years the NFPA Educational Messages Desk Reference has been the “go-to” document for fire and life safety educators looking for accurate and consistent burn and fire safety messaging to use when providing information to the public. Now…

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