Daily Archives: January 11, 2018


NFPA Authorizes Provisional Standard for Active Shooter Events

A rise in active shooter incidents and the escalating impact of hostile events has prompted the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) to process NFPA 3000, Standard for Preparedness and Response to Active Shooter and/or Hostile Events as a provisional standard, which means it would be available for use as early as April 2018. This marks only the second Read the full article…


Latest on CA Mudlsides

Montecito, CA – The death toll in Tuesday’s mudslides following heavy rain in the Thomas Fire areas, has risen to at least 17. More than a dozen people are missing after mudslides swept away about 100 houses. The authorities said 28 people were injured, four of them critically. At least 300 houses were Read the full article…

Photo:Kenneth Song/Santa Barbara News-Press, via Reuters