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Remembering One Meridian Plaza

The fire claimed the lives of three Philadelphia firefighters and gutted eight floors of a 38-story fire-resistive building.
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NFPA Educational Messages Advisory Committee (EMAC) Desk Reference 2020 Edition Available

The 2020 edition of the EMAC Desk Reference includes new chapters on pet fire safety, youth firesetters, and more.

Learning from The Station Nightclub Fire

On Feb. 20, 2003, 100 people died when malfunctioning pyrotechnics set The Station nightclub on fire in Warwick, R.I.

FDNY Prevents Cuts to Safety Bill Based on Harlem LODD

The apparent changes also drew heat from the Uniformed Firefighters Association and the widow of FDNY Lt. Michael Davidson.

Captain Pleads Not Guilty in Deadly California Boat Fire

All 33 passengers and one crew member died in the bunkroom below deck.

Mountains of Data, A Pile of Ashes

Do we have a fire problem or a data problem?

Recent Deaths Lead Louisiana Fire Marshal to Issue Heating Warnings

After three fire deaths in the last day and a blast of cold weather on the way, Louisiana's fire marshal is urging caution when heating homes.

California Sets Home Hardening Standards to Lower Fire Risks

Incentives for retrofitting older homes to make them more resilient to fires.
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NFPA Seeks Input on Development of New Cannabis Fire Protection Standard

Addressing the protection of facilities from fire and related hazards where cannabis is being grown, processed, extracted and/or tested.

Community Risk Reduction in Chicago

First Deputy Commissioner Annette Nance-Holt talks about identifying risks through CRR.


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