Post new year fires show that we still have much work to do in 2021 and beyond to reduce home fire deaths

This article initially appeared in the January issue of the NFPA Network newsletter.
After a nice holiday break, I returned to work on January 4th and was immediately struck by stories from around the globe about home fires and civilian loss of life. The news feed that day and since has led me to wonder if, after years of having nearly 3,000 home fire deaths, if 2021 will be the year that we all…

[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Source:: NFPA – Safety Information


Related Articles

New NFPA online forum for home fire sprinkler advocates

By nfpa@jiveon.com Introducing a new forum aimed at connecting you with other fire sprinkler advocates across North America. You may…

Share burn and fire prevention tips during Burn Awareness Week

By Lisa Braxton Burn Awareness Week is being observed this first full week of February. It’s designed to provide an…

NFPA public education committee member is honored with award

By Lisa Braxton Angela D. Mickalide, PhD, MCHES, principal investigator and program director, Emergency Medical Services for Children’s National Resource…