The Fire Protection Research Foundation (FPRF), the research affiliate of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), has announced a free ‘Fire Protection Research Foundation 40th Anniversary Webinar Series’ in support of its four decades of facilitating research in support of the fire and life safety community.
The two-day series will be held August 24 – 25, 2022. The webinar will focus on current Foundation research priorities and other topics related to fire and life safety.
The first day will see webinars on reducing residential fire losses, strategies or community resilience and data collection and data analytics to inform policy. The second day will cover hazards of new materials and systems, increasing effectiveness and reliability of safety systems and firefighting and safety effectiveness.
Since 1982, the Fire Protection Research Foundation has collaborated with organizations around the world to investigate emerging fire, electrical, and related safety hazards, and solutions.
Its work includes aiding in the development of major domestic and international research programs that address an ever-changing world and the increasing challenges to fire safety in the built environment; industry challenges such as data collection and data analytics to inform policy, hazards of new materials and systems, strategies for community resilience, firefighter safety, and more.
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