Below is a listing of links that we at Bay Fire Protection find
useful, as they have additional information about our industry.
The American Fire Sprinkler Association, (AFSA) is a non-profit,
international association representing open shop fire sprinkler
contractors, dedicated to the educational advancement of its members
and promotion of the use of automatic fire sprinkler systems.
The Fire Suppression Systems Association (FSSA) is an organization
of manufacturers, suppliers, and designer-installers, dedicated
to providing a higher level of fire protection. FSSA members are
specialists in protecting high value special hazard areas from fire.
The National Association of Fire Equipment Distributors (NAFED)
was established in 1963 with the mission of continuously improving
the economic environment, business performance, and technical competence
in the fire protection industry.
The National Fire Protection Association is an excellent resource
for learning more about the fire protection industry and the standards.
National Fire Sprinkler Association is the voice for the fire sprinkler
NSF International, The Public Health and Safety Company™,
a not-for-profit, non-governmental organization, is the world leader
in standards development, product certification, education, and
risk-management for public health and safety.
The Society of Fire Protection Engineers was established in 1950
and incorporated as in independent organization in 1971. It is the
professional society representing those practicing the field of
fire protection engineering. The Society has approximately 4500
members in the United States and abroad, and 57 regional chapters.