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Member Since: 2001

Member Offices: Boston

The mission of the international nonprofit NFPA, established in 1896, is to reduce the worldwide burden of fire and other hazards on the quality of life by providing and advocating consensus codes and standards, research, training, and education.

The world's leading advocate of fire prevention and an authoritative source on public safety, NFPA develops, publishes, and disseminates more than 300 consensus codes and standards intended to minimize the possibility and effects of fire and other risks.

NFPA membership totals more than 70,000 individuals around the world.

Fields of Expertise

Fire Engineering; Non-Profit Org. / Assoc. / Gov't; Research Institute

Membership details

Membership Level

Contributor

Member Since

2001

Member Offices

  • Boston

Videos

05 March 2008

Measuring Optimum and Code-Plus Design Criteria for the High Rise Environment

Robert Solomon, NFPA discussed the Leadership in Life Safety Design (LLSD) model at the CTBUH 8th World Congress in Dubai. This is an initiative underway...

Research

26 October 2015

Emerging Issues for Fire Safety in Tall Buildings: A view from the NFPA HRBSAC and FPRF

As the global urban landscape witnesses a resurgence of the skyscraper, NFPA and its affiliated Research Foundation, are exploring emerging safety challenges and solutions. The...

Research

03 March 2008

Measuring Optimum and Code-Plus Design Criteria For the High Rise Environment

LLSD is one model that can be considered by developers, owners and the design community to measure the impact of providing some redundant system, feature...