Translation

The role of trust in behavior change

In December of 2003, my then 65-year-old mother went into congestive heart failure the same weekend my then 78-year-old father in law had a heart attack. Really. Thankfully each was identified early enough to prevent death or disability. That’s where the similarities end. As we visited them in the same hospital, the scenarios played out differently. For my mom, the doctor came into the room and…

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

Source:: NFPA – Safety Information


Related Articles

Arizona town offers solid proof that a home fire sprinkler ordinance can be cost-effective

By Fred Durso, Jr. Jim Ford, fire marshal for the Scottsdale, Arizona, Fire Department Looking for sound evidence that a…

NFPA staff places their mark on fully sprinklered Habitat for Humanity homes

By Fred Durso, Jr. The sights and sounds of progress filled two homes in Hanover, Massachusetts, this week. Power saws…

See It Before You Sign It campus fire safety campaign raises awareness of off-campus housing fire hazards

As part of an effort to help reduce fire deaths on U.S. college campuses, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA),…