Skip navigation
All Places >

e-ACCESS

Log in to follow, share, and participate in this community.

Recent Activity

Allan Fraser
  October 31-November 3, 2017Embassy Suites, Murfreesboro, TennesseeFounded in 1967, the mission of the Tennessee Fire Safety Inspectors Association is to unite for the mutual benefit those public officials, the general public, and private persons engaged in the prevention and suppression of fires through inspections. It provides for the exchange… (Show more)
in e-ACCESS
Allan Fraser
      The Access Board will host a workshop with accessibility experts from Australia on November 13, 2017 that will compare how building accessibility is addressed in Australia and the U.S. The public is welcome to the free event which will explore methods used in both countries to regulate, monitor, and enforce compliance with accessibility… (Show more)
in e-ACCESS
Polat Utku Kayrak
Hello all,    I'm a Technical Research Engineer working at EAE,a company located in Istanbul, Turkey. We have Cable Tray Systems that we recently updated/created their Electrical Code Manual based on National Electrical Code - NFPA 70. We would like to get the Manual approved/NFPA 70-listed but we are having difficulties finding the correct AHJ.… (Show more)
Allan Fraser
By Allan B. Fraser, CBI, CPCA, Sr. Building Code Specialist, NFPA            This is the sixth in the ten part series on personal disaster planning.               Hurricane season for the northern Atlantic Ocean runs from June 1 through November 30, sharply peaking in late August through September. There are an average of 2.9 major hurricanes per… (Show more)
in e-ACCESS
Allan Fraser
e-ACCESS is in its tenth year and we thought it appropriate to reprint a few stories of the stories that have made it so popular. We Could All Go Back to School!Allan B. Fraser, CBI, CPCA, Sr. Bldg Code Specialist, NFPA (Concept by Mary Beth Fraser)                   As children all over America head to their bus stops to go back to… (Show more)
in e-ACCESS
Allan Fraser
  By Bill ScottFounder and President of Abilities UNlimited, Inc. And the first Chair of NFPA’s Disability Access Review and Advisory Committee   A few months ago I had the opportunity to be the test subject, otherwise known as the “crash test dummy”, in a test run of an emergency evacuation chair. The manufacturer or model of this particular… (Show more)
in e-ACCESS
Allan Fraser
     Illustration by Susan G. raysutopia@yahoo.com   My name is Vincent. I am a guide dog for my mistress Allison. We live in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. with her mother and grandmother. A few metro stops from her new office digs in downtown DC.   Trouble   Last week, two weeks in our new office building, Allison almost ran into a wall.… (Show more)
in e-ACCESS
Allan Fraser
By definition, a collection is a group of objects or works to be seen, studied, or kept together. The purpose of this column is to provide you with links to news items, stories, and general information that you may not be aware of but that may help you reduce the burden of fire and other hazards on the quality of your own life or that of family… (Show more)
in e-ACCESS
Allan Fraser
    September 2017 Electrical Training Health Care & Life Safety Code Training Fire Protection Systems Training Industrial Hazards Training Emergency Response Training   Sep. 11-14     NFPA Classroom Training Week, Charlotte, NC   NFPA 72, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code (2016) 3-Day Classroom Training NFPA 13, Installation of… (Show more)
in e-ACCESS
Majid Naddaf
what is the minimum required distance between 500 gallon above ground propane tank and large above ground gasoline tank?
in e-ACCESS