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National Electrical Manufacturer's Associations

NEMA (National Electrical Manufacturers Association)

NEMA is a Founding Sponsor of CCFS.  The Campus Fire Safety Data Project is underwritten by NEMA (National Electrical Manufacturer’s Association).

NEMA is the association of electrical equipment manufacturers, founded in 1926 and headquartered in Arlington, Virginia. Its member companies manufacture a diverse set of products including power transmission and distribution equipment, lighting systems, factory automation and control systems, and medical diagnostic imaging systems. Worldwide annual sales of NEMA-scope products exceed $120 billion.

NEMA provides a forum for the development of technical standards that are in the best interests of the industry and users, advocacy of industry policies on legislative and regulatory matters, and collection, analysis, and dissemination of industry data. In addition to its headquarters in Rosslyn, Virginia, NEMA also has offices in Beijing and Mexico City.

For more information, download the [ NEMA brochure

NEMA Values, Vision, Mission, and Strategic Plan

NEMA will be the trade association of choice through which the electro industry develops and promotes positions on standards and government regulations and through which members acquire information on industry and market economics.​

NEMA promotes the competitiveness of the U.S. electrical product industry through the development of standards, advocacy in federal and state legislatures and executive agencies, and the collection and analysis of economic data.​

Membership in NEMA signifies shared core values for electrical and medical imaging product manufacturers operating in the NEMA environment.


Life Safety Systems Guides and Manuals Fire Detection, Alerting and Signaling

Ideal for Designers, Installers, Code Officials, Owners and Users of Fire and Life Safety Systems

These documents are available for your use as a service from NEMA’s Section 3SB that focuses on Fire Safety, Emergency Communications, and Life Safety Systems. The codes, standards and technologies in the Life Safety Industry are constantly changing; NEMA has educational materials available for you to stay current. The available publications have been prepared by Industry Leaders in Fire Safety and Life Safety

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