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NFPANational Food Processors Association
NFPANational Foster Parent Association (Gig Harbor, WA)
NFPANational Forest Protection Alliance
NFPANational Fire Protection Act
NFPANational Flight Paramedics Association
NFPANorth Fraser Port Authority (Richmond, British Columbia, Canada)
NFPANorthern Forest Products Association
NFPANational Forest Priority Areas
NFPANepal Film Producers Association (Nepal)
NFPANon-Functioning Pituitary Adenoma
NFPANortheast Florida Paralegal Association (also seen as NEFPA)
NFPANorth Fork Preservation Alliance (Sundance, UT)
NFPANo Further Police Action (UK)
NFPANational Fitness Professionals Association (Bethany, OK)
NFPANational Family Planning Association (various countries)
NFPANorth Fork Preservation Association (Columbia Falls, MT)
NFPANorth Florida Procurement Association (Jacksonville, FL)
NFPANordic Financial Planning Association (Denmark)
NFPANevis Family Planning Association
NFPANational Food Products Association (Washington, DC)
NFPANational Film Preservation Act of 1988
NFPANon-Fuel Power Adjustment
NFPANatal Fire Protection Association (South Africa)
NFPANo Further Particulars Available
NFPANegative Flight Path Angle
NFPANepal Federation of Pankration Athlima
NFPANational Fudge Producers Association
NFPANational Federation of Pensioners Association (Ireland)
NFPANatural Family Planning of the Alleghenies (Altoona, PA)
NFPANon-Fossil Purchase Agency Limited (UK)
NFPANot-For-Profit Administration
NFPANational Flaxseed Processors Association
NFPANo Fixed-Point Automorphism
NFPANorthwest Food Processors Association (also seen as NWFPA)
NFPANational Federation of Paralegal Associations (Edmonds, WA)
NFPANational Fire Protection Association
NFPANational Forest Products Association (Washington, DC)
NFPANational Fluid Power Association
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I am humbled and honored to serve on the NFPA Board," said Badua.
For the assembly in Figure 5 to be able to pass the NFPA 285 test, the cladding and the rest of the assembly (note that it is an assembly test) would have to limit its fire-spread vertically and horizontally to no more than a few feet during the duration of the test.
A Memorandum of Understanding between the Directorate General of Civil Defence at the Ministry of Interior and NFPA was signed to enhance cooperation between the two parties in the fields of training, scientific research, protection and fire fighting.
NFPA 1033 sets out numerous areas of specific requisite knowledge and skills which the investigator must possess to conduct the scene examination and documentation, evidence collection and preservation, to conduct interviews, perform post-incident investigation and more.
Similar requirements as provided in NFPA code are prescribed in the International Mechanical Code and the International Fuel Gas Code.
NFPA 655: Standard for Prevention of Sulfur Fires and Explosions, Current Edition: 2012
In some instances, the new Civil Defence Fire Code requires more stringent designs, such as the requirement for 1200 mm wide exit stairs and corridors (for stairs with a cumulative occupant load of less than 2000 persons) instead of 1120 mm exit stairs and corridors as required by NFPA as well as the requirement for 1-hour fire rated corridor and tenant separation walls and tenant doors, instead of 30-minutes required by NFPA.
Prompt action saw the NFPA form a new technical committee, charging it with the responsibility to develop a new standard that it is hoped will prevent similar accidents.
In new homes, smoke alarms are required in all sleeping rooms, according to the NFPA.
For code-related questions that deal with building and fire codes; fire suppression systems, including automatic sprinkler systems; NFPA standards; and related topics, the Building Code Discussions Group (BCDG) is a powerful online community loaded with experts in related disciplines that are ready to assist you.
NFPA recently released a Report on Comments (ROC) document that summarizes the changes made by technical committees with responsibility for recommending changes to individual NFPA standards in the 2009 revision cycle.