National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
Resource pages for "National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)"-related posts for facility managers (FMs), building operations professionals and decision-makers in all industry sectors.
Under NFPA 25, building owners have specific responsibilities for the inspection, testing, and maintenance (ITM) of water-based fire protection systems.
During the pandemic, building configurations or uses may have changed in new and significant ways. These can have life safety implications, particularly for people with disabilities.
During 2021, the National Fire Protection Association (NPFA) marked its 125th year of protecting people and property.
A renovation or redesign to a building layout may require the sprinkler system be brought up to date, and NFPA 13 addresses this scenario.
QBE North America provides tips to help businesses prevent fires and mitigate losses if a fire does occur.
Whether it's a public water supply, tanks, and other source, here are considerations to examine if a water supply will be sufficient for a facility.
ASSA ABLOY introduced its “Upgrade Your Openings” program to support facility managers in integrating touchless and automated solutions to create safer, healthier environments.
The UL Classified and CSFM Listed line of Waste-Safe wastebaskets will contain a fire without burning, melting, or collapsing.
Whether hurricanes, wildfires, or earthquakes, threats from nature call for renewed look at emergency preparedness plans.
Research highlights factors that have reduced loss since the America Burning report was released in 1973, and areas where work is still needed.
These three issues are among the timely topics the National Fire Protection Association has addressed recently, with a virtual event on June 22 to delve deeper.
Sponsored by the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI), this year's theme for the annual campaign is “Connected to Safety,” focused on emerging technology.
Keeping up with regular inspections, testing and maintenance of sprinkler systems in buildings is vital to ensure proper operation.
Are you emphasizing a culture of safety during construction, alteration, and demolition projects?
Facility managers have a critical role in ensuring that fire doors are maintained in good working condition after these are installed in a building.
Inspection, testing and maintenance (ITM) of fire protection systems plays a significant role in managing facility risks.
Available in English and Spanish, this resource for code officials, business owners, and facility management was developed following the August 2020 explosion in Beirut, Lebanon.
2020 Fire Prevention Week from NFPA includes serving up guidance to restaurant facility professionals.
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) released an infographic emphasizing five key considerations for Remote Video Inspection (RVI) programs: procedures, communication, technology, verification, and completion.
The SAFEBOLT barricade lock has increased its fire rating for up to three hours.