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Our mission is to reduce the burden of fire and other hazards on quality of life by providing training and education for fire officials and advocating and supporting scientifically-based consensus codes and standards. NEOFPA is not only a local non-profit organization but, more importantly, it is an organization advocating fire prevention throughout Northeast Ohio and is an authoritative source on public safety. The NEOFPA participates in the process of codes and standards development and have helped to protect both people and property throughout Northeast Ohio.

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Fire Prevention through Education and Code Enforcement

Meetings, Seminars, Workshops, & CE


15 Aug 2022 · Michael Kocab

Learn about the Ohio Task Force on Volunteer Fire Service from State Fire Marshal Kevin Reardon and Superintendent Jack Smith from the Ohio Fire Academy. Ohio has 1180 fire departments. Approximately 70%

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08 Aug 2022 · Michael Kocab

There were changes made to NFPA 72 and UL 217 8th edition regarding the use of ionization smoke detectors in homes. Are ionization detectors permitted to be installed in any

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06 Jul 2022 · Michael Girbino

The Safer Buildings Coalition describes themselves as a non-profit organization working to protect public safety personnel and those they serve by eliminating wireless dead zones in buildings. The group is

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29 Apr 2022 · Michael Girbino

Edwards has recalled several models of mechanical heat detectors as they can fail to operate in a fire. Please follow the link to the CPSC website for more information.

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18 Apr 2022 · Michael Girbino

Prevent Blindness Ohio is providing free resources to assist local fire officials with regard to Ohio’s recently revised laws related to fireworks. Please click on the link for additional information.

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05 Apr 2022 · Michael Kocab

PDF copy of the information presented at the April Membership and Educational meeting.

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04 Apr 2022 · Michael Girbino

Combination smoke and CO alarms were recalled due to possible failure to alert occupants of high CO levels. Click on the CPSC link for additional information:

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04 Apr 2022 · Michael Kocab

Two questions. Is National Fire Safety still in business? And, does anyone know of a company that can service and program Gamewell FACP?

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24 Feb 2022 · Michael Girbino

Phantom Fireworks Companies and the Howland Twp. Fire Department are offering fireworks and pyrotechnics training this spring. When: Thursday April 28th at 0800. Where: Dilucia’s Banquet Room 2610 Elm Rd.

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31 Jan 2022 · Michael Girbino

Our February 7th Membership meeting has been changed to an in-person event and will be held at the Independence Civic Center located at 6800 Brecksville Rd. Independence, OH 44131. Lunch

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