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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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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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UL Extends Date for Smoke Alarm Manufactures

News Brief: UL Extends Effective Date for Smoke Alarm and Smoke Detector Manufacturers UL announced via a customer bulletin that the effective dates for ANSI/UL 217, Smoke Alarms, 8th Ed. and ANSI/UL 268, Smoke Detectors for Fire Alarm Systems, 7th Ed. have been extended to June 30, 2021.   December 4, 2019 UL released a customer bulletin

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NFSA on Fox and Friends

We wanted to send you an update about this mornings segment on Fox and Friends. If you missed it, you can see it by clicking here! We’ve also posted on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn…please share it to your social media platforms and help us keep the momentum of the message going! A big thank you

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