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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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News

Emergency Reporting Occupancy Module Users Sharing Forms

Anyone interested in forming a collaboration of users of the Emergency Reporting Occupancy module and possibly sharing inspection forms and checklists please contact Robert Crowe at Rocky River Fire Department: [email protected]

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Pharmacies and Use of Key Boxes

Attached to this announcement is Technical Bulletin #18-008 regarding the use of Key Boxes and Pharmacies published by the Division of State Fire Marshal referencing the Ohio Fire Code. fire_TB18-008 – Key Boxes at Pharmacy Locations

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Lifetone Recall of Bedside Fire Alarm Clock

Lifetone Technology has issued a recall notice for roughly 10,000 HLAC151 bedside fire alarm and clock units due to a defect that can cause the device to malfunction and fail to fully alert consumers to a fire. This recall affects models with serial numbers ranging from AC160600001-AC160604102 and AC170100001-AC170106030. The bedside alarm and clock is…

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Northeast Ohio Firefighters Receive Awards from the State Fire Marshal

Two local fire officials recently received awards from the State Fire Marshal during the annual Ohio Fire Service Hall of Fame and Awards ceremony held on September 20th.  Please follow the links below for more information.  

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It’s Fire Prevention Week

Here is some historical background on the origin of Fire Prevention Week in the United States Fire Prevention week history

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State Fire Marshal Proposes Amendments to the Fire Code

Please be advised that the Ohio Department of Commerce, Division of State Fire Marshal (SFM) is filing a rule errata/amendment package with the Common Sense Initiative to amend selected portions of the Ohio Fire Code, also known as Ohio Administrative Code (OAC) sections 1301:7-7-01 through 1301:7-7-80.  Specifically, amendments are being made to Rules 1 (and…

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City of North Royalton Hiring Part-Time Fire Inspector

Please Click on the link below for more information and to view the job posting.  Please note the job listing is time sensitive. Fire Inspector PT Job Description CITY REVISED 9-20-18

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CO Alarms and the New Code

Carbon Monoxide Detectors in New and Existing Building with flowchart requirements. fire_TB18-001 Carbon Monoxide Detectors with Flow Chart

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BBS and SFM Advisory Statement – Medical Marijuana

Attached to this Announcement is an advisory regarding medical marijuana cultivation and processing facilities. BBS_SFM_MMCPAdvisoryStatement

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New Ohio Fire Code Available Online

The 2017 Ohio Fire Code is now available online on the International Code Council’s (ICC) public access website: New Ohio Fire Code On Line

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