The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is a global self-funded nonprofit organization, established in 1896, devoted to eliminating death, injury, property and economic loss due to fire, electrical and related hazards.
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Addressing America's Wildfire Crisis
The US has suffered a relentless tally of losses due to wildfire, a trend that experts predict will only continue to grow. Outthink Wildfire™ is a new initiative aimed at significantly lowering community wildfire risk in the country by 2050.
NFPA Responds to COVID-19
As threat of COVID-19 continues to expand globally, NFPA offers information and resources to help emergency responders, healthcare facilities, and AHJs mitigate its impact and help protect their communities
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