Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety

Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety October 21, 2002

NFPA Reports Variances in Fire Death Rates among States

Although fire deaths in the United States have declined significantly from 5,804 in 1980 to 3,347 in 1999, there are big variations between states, according to an analysis of fire death patterns by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).

By Consulting Specifying Engineer Staff
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety May 20, 2002

SFPE Updates Fire Protection Engineering Guide

Providing a technical reference for fire-protection engineers, the Society of Fire Protection Engineers has released an updated version of its Handbook of Fire Protection Engineering.

By Staff