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NFPA News

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Stay connected with NFPA wherever you go! NFPA News provides the latest happening in the fire, electrical and life safety industry. This application allows users to access all of the breaking news, code developments, public safety, social media updates, and multimedia in one easy to use to package.

NFPA 1600 2007 Edition

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Now you can access the 2007 edition of NFPA 1600® whenever you need. NFPA 1600: Standard for Disaster/Emergency Management and Business Continuity Programs protects public safety with updated best practices for disaster/emergency management endorsed by DHS. NFPA 1600 provides a foundation for disaster/emergency management planning and operations in private and public sector organizations. It describes common elements, techniques, and processes using a total program approach.

Through this application NFPA 1600 is fully searchable and is equipped with active links as well as phone numbers for NFPA® and other agencies involved with emergency management programs, risk mitigation, and response. The 2007 edition included major revisions to the listings of resources identified in the annexes.

This edition also includes incorporating material on prevention as a new program element as well as the latest rules for:

• Emergency management mitigation
• Preparedness
• Response
• Recovery
• Business continuity

NFPA Catalog

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Download the National Fire Protection Association’s (NFPA) Catalog app for your Android smartphone to browse, rate, review and purchase NFPA codes, standards, handbooks and related resources. Now staying up to code from your handheld device has never been easier. NFPA is the authority on fire, electrical, and building safety. The NFPA Catalog is your source to buy all NFPA codes and standards including the NFPA 70: National Electrical Code (NEC), NFPA 101, NFPA 70E, NFPA 13, and NFPA 25. Plus, purchase Fire Prevention Week and Sparky products, become an NFPA member, register for Seminars, and subscribe to necplus and the National Fire Codes.

NFPA Journal Latinoamericano

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Stay informed of key issues, high-quality news, resources and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) codes and standards information for fire protection and life safety professionals with the NFPA Journal Latinoamericano Android application.

An official NFPA publication, each issue contains select articles from the award-winning NFPA Journal as well as articles written with local focus by respected Latin American professionals. Each issue includes a full slate of regular columns and departments, each with its own special focus.

Display the most recent article content from the print magazine, online exclusive articles from nfpajla.org, weblog posts and news items. Browse and read stories covering major topics in fire protection, suppression and life safety such as exclusive fire investigation reports, fire protection advances, code compliance in different occupancies, and other information of interest to industry professionals.

Read the past 4 issues in the scrolling digital format: see the page exactly as it appears in the print copy.

NFPA 70E 2012 Changes

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The NFPA 70E 2012 Changes mobile app is a tool for identifying significant changes in NFPA 70E®, Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace®, from the 2009 Edition to the 2012 Edition. Browse the changes by article or search by keyword, and access important electrical safety news and articles from the NFPA. Use this app to learn more about this important NFPA standard!

NFPA 1600 2010 Edition

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The 2010 NFPA 1600 app is now available! Protect public safety during a crisis with today's best practices as presented in the 2010 NFPA 1600®.

The National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (the 9/11 Commission), has recognized NFPA 1600: Standard on Disaster/Emergency Management and Business Continuity Programs as our National Preparedness Standard®. Widely used by public, not-for-profit, nongovernmental, and private entities on a local, regional, national, international and global basis, NFPA 1600 has been adopted by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security as a voluntary consensus standard for emergency preparedness. Now you can access NFPA 1600 requirements in the palm of your hand!

Through this application NFPA 1600 is fully searchable and is equipped with active links as well as phone numbers for NFPA® and other agencies involved with emergency management programs, risk mitigation, and response. The 2010 edition includes major revisions to the listings of resources identified in the annexes.

The app contains the complete revision and reorganization of the 2010 NFPA 1600, including major changes to the technical requirements and definitions. It establishes a common set of criteria for all disaster/emergency management and business continuity programs, and provides the fundamental criteria to develop, implement, assess and maintain these programs for prevention, mitigation, preparedness, response, continuity and recovery. The chapter on Program Elements is now four separate chapters -- Planning...Implementation...Testing and Exercises...and Program Improvement.

The 2007 and 2010 editions of NFPA 1600 have been designated by DHS, to be used by accredited 3rd parties, to evaluate and certify compliance of entities under its Private Sector Preparedness (PS Prep) Program.

NFPA 10 2010 Edition

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Download the NFPA 10 app and get new and clarified rules that advance extinguisher effectiveness in the 2010 NFPA 10.

Portable fire extinguishers are an important first line of defense against small fires. For the best protection, be sure to select, use, and maintain extinguishers using the latest requirements as presented in the 2010 NFPA 10: Standard for Portable Fire Extinguishers. Now you can access NFPA 10 requirements in the palm of your hand!

Through this application NFPA 10 is fully searchable and is equipped with active links. You also have the ability to bookmark important chapters for quick reference.

Update your knowledge on important provisions that impact safety. Only the 2010 edition includes:

• Clarification of what Certification is and how it relates to performing service and maintenance of portable fire extinguishers
• More specific guidelines for the placement of extinguishers that reduce ambiguity
• New definitions for pressurized flammable liquid and clean agent extinguishers
• New precaution and related Annex on the use of dry chemical fire extinguishers around delicate electronic equipment

Find reliable, complete fire extinguisher guidance.

Whether you're a servicer, facility manager or owner, or technician...you can depend on this important Standard for current, comprehensive rules for the distribution, placement, maintenance, operation, and inspection of equipment -- as well as testing and recharging.

Make sure extinguishers are up to the job with the new extinguishers benchmark!

System Requirements:
• Application is designed for Android Mobile OS (versions 2.X).
• Android OS 3.X is not supported in current version.
• Application is designed and optimized for Mobile platform.
• Recommended resolution for viewing this app is 640 X 960.