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NFPA at 125

NFPA celebrates historic anniversary The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year and plans to commemorate “the momentous milestone” through a series of events and initiatives that reflect the steadfast commitment to fire, electrical, and life safety by the association. The online conference series runs from May 2021 through March 2022. “This […]

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Trade Show Carousel

CWIEME, NFPA announce cancellations; IMTS still on The trade show carousel continues…only in this case, a number of horses are choosing to jump off ahead of time in the interest of safety. We have a few new cancellations to report this week, including CWIEME (for the second time in three years in the U.S.), and […]

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2020 NEC Open for Comment

60-day window on NFPA website The 2020 National Electrical Code is currently open for comment, according to the NFPA 70 website. This comes as part of a 60-day window that will end August 30th. The NEC is the benchmark for safe electrical design, installation, and inspection to protect people and property from electrical hazards. Covered […]

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Tragic Accident

Arizona family dies due to heating malfunction Carbon monoxide is inferred as the likely cause of death in a tragic fatal accident at an Arizona cabin where a family of four were found dead last week, including a three and four year-old. Police deputies are waiting on official feedback from medical examiners—but have said they […]

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NFPA Gets Bossier

Agency partnering with Domino’s to promote fire safety On the Bayou, a win-win situation for pizza lovers abound. The NFPA (National Fire Protection Agency) has partnered with a Louisiana Domino’s location to promote fire safety- in quite the clever way. Bossier City, Louisiana, right across the Red River from Shreveport, will hold a promotion from […]

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Shermco Industries’ Hancock and Pustejovsky named to NFPA 99 technical committee

The National Fire Protection Association has named Shermco Industries’ Mike Hancock, P.E. principal and Mark Pustejovsky alternate on the NFPA 99 Health Care Facilities Code Technical Correlating Committee. The committee is part of the organization’s codes and standards making system and Hancock will represent Shermco on the committee. “We are proud of Mike and Mark for […]

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