NFPA Journal Explores Drones, Robots and Other Unmanned Systems and How Emerging Technology Can Benefit Emergency Response
The latest issue of NFPA Journal®, the official magazine for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA),explores the world of drones, robots and all manner of unmanned systems, as well as how the emerging technology can benefit first responders, emergency managers and more.
Also featured in this issue:
- Exit Strategy – Covers egress schematic and tips for developing life safety floor plans as part of assembly occupancy construction or renovation.
- Fuel to the Fire – A look at solid-fuel cooking system fires, including the dangers of creosote build-up, and what authorities having jurisdiction (AHJs) need to know.
- Firefighter Fatalities Report – A breakdown of 2014’s on-duty deaths, down sharply from the previous year despite a rise in sudden cardiac deaths.
About the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
Founded in 1896, NFPA is a global, nonprofit organization devoted to eliminating death, injury, property and economic loss due to fire, electrical and related hazards. The association delivers information and knowledge through more than 300 consensus codes and standards, research, training, education, outreach and advocacy; and by partnering with others who share an interest in furthering the NFPA mission. For more information visit www.nfpa.org. All NFPA codes and standards can be viewed online for free at www.nfpa.org/freeaccess.