The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) was established in 1896. Their mission 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.
This website is sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Consumer Product Safety Commission and the U.S. Fire Administration. The site provides information for citizens on smoke alarms, escape plans, practicing fire safety in a variety of locations and situations, and carbon monoxide poisoning.
USFA is an entity of the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency. Their mission is to provide national leadership to foster a solid foundation for our fire and emergency services stakeholders in prevention, preparedness, and response.