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Ohio Child Care Rules – Reopen Ohio

Please review these guidelines in particular the physical environment section which talks about dividers in rooms,they may impact access or sprinklers patterns! Take a close look at your day cares and how they are impacted by guidelines!

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SFM Variance – Fireworks Sales During Stay Safe Ohio

SFM Variance – Fireworks Sales During Stay Safe Ohio Click here for the variance for fireworks sales just issued by the Marshal. It permits online sales and curb-side pickup (on a licensed premise) of 1.4G/consumer fireworks sold at retail and wholesale by licensed wholesalers and manufacturers. It also permits online verification of an exhibitor’s license

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NFPA Issues Guidance for Fire and Life Safety Issues at Healthcare Facilities in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic.

On April 3rd, the National Fire Protection Association published guidance addressing challenges to fire and life safety in traditional as well as temporary healthcare facilities during the COVID-19 pandemic. This guidance, published on their website provides valuable information and links to other resources to assist fire and building officials with maintaining existing safe healthcare facilities

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NEOFPA Board of Directors Officially Supports NFPA Position Regarding ITM of Fire and Life Safety Systems in the Wake of COVID-19.

In Response to recent queries by some of our membership and the ever-changing circumstances related to COVID-19 and how it affects the fire service and the fire protection industry, the Board of Directors of the North Eastern Ohio Fire Prevention Association supports and agrees with the recent guidance provided by the National Fire Protection Association

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Ohio Dept. of Health COVID-19 Website is Live.

The Ohio Dept. of Health has a new web page providing up to date information on the virus in our state as well as links to all pertinent executive orders and public health orders. Please click on the link below to visit the site.

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April 6th Membership Meeting and Training Cancelled

In response to statewide orders limiting the size of meetings and gatherings due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our next membership meeting scheduled for April 6th has been cancelled. The executive board continues to monitor this rapidly changing and evolving situation and is prepared to respond in similar fashion with regard to future meetings if necessary.

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Ohio Takes Critical Steps to Deal With COVID-19 Pandemic

Since late last week and over the weekend, Ohio has taken critical steps at the direction of Governor Mike DeWine and the State Dept. of Health in an attempt to lessen the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The actions taken include the closing of schools, prohibition of gatherings of 100 persons or more, and the

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