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Fire Protection Research Foundation Executive Director Casey Grant discusses current projects in support of the National Fire Protection Association’s life-safety mission in the latest Hot Seat.


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Fire Protection Research Foundation Executive Director Casey Grant discusses current projects in support of the National Fire Protection Association’s life-safety mission in the latest Hot Seat. Rodney Bosch · May 26, 2015

The Fire Safety Issue: NFPA Chicago Show Edition May 14, 2015

The program works to ensure that electricians have the knowledge, training and experience to perform their jobs at the highest, safest level possible. SSI Staff · January 08, 2015

A visit to the biennial Essen Security expo in Germany offered updates on how technology such as wireless detection and aspiration smoke detection are impacting Europe, and what might be heading toward U.S. product development. Shane Clary · November 24, 2014

The widely adopted wireless protocol for control and automation products and services can also provide a robust platform for smoke and carbon monoxide detection. By Mark Walters · September 23, 2014

Document presents guidelines for the complete end-to-end testing of integrated fire and life-safety systems, providing minimum requirements for such increasingly complex security solutions. Shane Clary · September 22, 2014

The 2014 NFPA Conference & Expo will offer 150 education sessions, in addition to hands-on training and networking events. Rodney Bosch · June 05, 2014

Schneider Electric’s Jim Pauley will succeed James Shannon as the National Fire Protection Association’s president. January 28, 2014

Hughes Associates, a fire protection engineering consultant, has acquired Kodiak Fire & Safety Consulting for an undisclosed amount. October 01, 2013

Just as in real estate it’s all about location, the same can be said for heat detectors. Knowing the rules, best practices and insider tips to properly space these devices helps ensure they deliver system alerts as intended. By Shane Clary · September 30, 2013




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