Fire & Safety Insight Bulletins

Funding for Fire Prevention Programs Before Congress
Vol. 119 | 08 August 2017

Funding for Fire Prevention Programs Before Congress

In recent comments before a congressional committee, Chief Butch Browning, NASFM President and Louisiana State Fire Marshal, emphasized the need for continued support at all levels – Federal, state, and local – for fire prevention activities. These include, but are not limited to, More…

Smoke Variability and Implications of Laboratory Selection
Vol. 116 | 20 June 2017

Smoke Variability and Implications of Laboratory Selection

Since the first prototype Steiner Tunnel test apparatus was developed in 1922, and the evolution of flame and smoke tests, ASTM E84 has become one of the most common fire tests required for building materials. Recent feedback from our clients has suggested that an increase in the variability of More…