Fire Code

Annual Commemoration Of Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire Held In Greenwich VillageAn FDNY bell tolled 146 times as each of the victims' names were read aloud. The March 25, 1911 factory fire led to better working conditions in factories throughout the city and the development of fire codes.
Push On To Bring NYC Under Uniform Fire CodesIf you think every building in New York City is held to the same fire standards, you'd be wrong.