FR uph. regs stymied

Evans, Gary
April 2007
Furniture/Today;4/30/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 33, p1
Trade Publication
The article highlights the annual flammability update seminar held in Greensboro, North Carolina. According to National Fire Protection Association vice president of communications Lorraine Carli, Vermont and California have fire-safe cigarette laws and a number of other states have legislation pending. Consulting firm CRI vice president Mark Berkman notes that the death and injury rate due to upholstery fires has been declining steadily because of a dramatic decrease in smoking.


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