March 27, 2020

NFPA News Release: Guidance to Government Officials

NFPA issues guidance to government officials on fire protection and life safety systems regardless of occupancy status

As government officials on all levels across the globe issue travel directives and ask non-essential employees to work remotely during the pandemic, once fully occupied buildings are near vacant or dramatically underused. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), a global leader in fire, life and electrical safety, urged officials to ensure that fire protection and life safety systems be maintained in all commercial and multi-occupancy residential buildings throughout this global pandemic. They further urge that the personnel and vendors that service those systems be deemed essential.

Read the NFPA News Release for complete details regarding their recommendations.