National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

1 Batterymarch Park
Quincy, Massachusetts
USA  02169-7471

Tel: 1-617-770-3000
Fax: 1-617-770-0700
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1-800-344-3555 or

NFPA is a non-profit organization founded in 1896. The mission of the NFPA is to aid in the personal safety of people working in threatening environments such as the fire industry. They are the world’s foremost advocate of codes and standards, research, training, and education.

Public safety and fire prevention are key areas that the NFPA has established publications for, and they offer 300+ consensus codes and standards for the purpose of minimizing the potentially lethal threats of such environments. The NFPA is truly a world leader in workplace safety standards and has a membership base of 65,000 people worldwide.

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American National Standards Institute (ANSI):

1819 L Street, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC. 20036

TEL: 1-202-293-8020
Fax: 1-202-293-9287

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is an authority in the U.S. standards and conformity assessment system related to the protection, the safety, and the health of people in nearly every sector of trade, and for the protection of the environment. ANSI oversees the establishment and use of standards and guidelines, as well as develops accrediting programs to assist in assessing adherence to such standards. ANSI works to endow its members the ability to strengthen the global economy and marketplace while assisting in safer and healthier work environments. While promoting, instituting, and administering voluntary standards and systems they have enhanced global competitiveness and quality of life, and facilitated worldwide integrity. 

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