• We have a job located in San Luis OBispo County, Ca.

    Our task: To extend an underground water line which is to be used to service fire sprinklers in an existing prison. The work was designed to be performed by using Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD); however the i...
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  • A spa (light hazard occupancy) is to go into the penthouse lease space of a 12 story luxury apartment building. How much in the way of bath salts, massage oil, designer robes, and soaps can the Spa stock or display before it is considered merchantile (Ord

    A spa (light hazard occupancy) is to go into the penthouse lease space of a 12 story luxury apartment building. How much in the way of bath salts, massage oil, designer robes, and soaps can the Spa stock or display be...
  • How to Conduct a CRA

    Chapter 5 of NFPA 1730 outlines the requirements for the conduct of a community risk assessment (CRA). The CRA is the tool that is used to determine the priorities and strategies of a the fire prevention organization....
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  • Third party systems: A secret weapon in the fight against unwanted alarms?

    The discussion continues; unwanted alarms are still a problem and we’re seeking solutions to not only assist our local authority having jurisdiction (AHJ), but our industry and of course, our community. After re...
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  • The First Draft of NFPA 10, 2017 Edition, is now open for public comment.

    The First Draft of NFPA 10 Standard for Portable Fire Extinguishers, 2017 edition, is open for public comment until November 16, 2015. Comments can be submitted through the NFPA website (www.nfpa.org/10next). For thi...
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  • Architects, Engineers, and Building Officials!

    One of the benefits to membership with NFPA is the ability to join a Member Section.  Stop by Booth 1446 while at the Conference to discuss how the AEBO Member Section can promote cooperation between the architec...
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  • NEC Experience:  your home for all 2017 NEC resources at NFPA Conference & Expo

    Heading to NFPA's Conference & Expo in June in search of the latest information about the 2017 National Electric Code (NEC)? Then you will want to stop by the NEC Experience. The Experience is housed in the Expo H...
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  • NEC Challenge Championship to be held at NFPA's Conference & Expo

    Back by popular demand, the NEC Challenge Championship has returned and we're a little less than a month away from the ultimate event where three finalists will put their code skills to the test and duke it out for ou...
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  • Will you be at DHI conNextions conference in Orlando next week?  I will be!

    Next week I will be attending and presenting at the Door and Hardware Institute's annual conference (official conference title, ConNextions) in Orlando, Florida.    I will have the opportunity to represent...
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  • the Idea for the fire prevention of toaster

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       I have conducted the experiments for chasing the cause of toaster fire incident. Through this experiment, I have realized that the fire will be more severe if the exterior case of toaster is plastic. Th...
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  • I misssed the online discussion on the 2017 NEC. Is it archived to watch after the presentation date?

    I missed the online discussion on the 2017 NEC. Is it archived to watch after the presentation date?
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  • Come Join the Conversation on Independent Living on November 4

    Aging in place, durable medical equipment, senior housing, home health care and paramedicine-what do these have in common?  They will be among the topics of discussion at the upcoming Summit on Safe, Independent ...
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  • Are you attending IFMA's World Workplace event this week?

    If so visit us at booth 1130
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  • Thank You For Attending The Mobile Food Truck Presentation!

    Thank you to everyone who attended the presentation on mobile food truck regulation (or lack thereof) this morning! I am very happy with the turnout and the great questions all of you asked. I look forward to the day ...
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  • Thank you for joining us

    Thank you for joining us for the live NFPA 72 NFPA Office Hours while in Chicago where we discussed: Requirements for Digital Alarm Communicator Transmitters (DACTs) Differences between high and low frequency alarm ...
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  • Do you love food trucks? Learn how to keep them safe!

    R.T. Leicht, Ron Farr and myself developed a program to explain the fire hazards associated with mobile food trucks and what actions are being taken to address them. This is an issue that has gained a lot of attention...
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  • Come hear about Ammonium Nitrate Code Changes this morning!

    Significant changes were made to the requirements for ammonium nitrate storage, handling and use in NFPA 400 after the West, Texas explosion.  NFPA 400-2016  was published this past week and can be viewed at...
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  • Hey folks,  I'm doing a session first thing this morning about the fact that we miss over 50% of our community when planning for emergency evacuations. Don't believe me? Have questions? Come see for yourself.

    Tue, Jun 23, 2015 - 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM T09 Evacuation Planning for ALL--Not Just Some Speaker: Allan Fraser, NFPA Track: Emergency Preparedness/Business Continuity Location: S503ab Content Type: Best Practices &...
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  • Calling all Canadians - "Cafeh"

    To all Canadians it is almost time to eat. Don’t miss out on a great opportunity to network with your Canadian peers at the Canadian Luncheon “Cafeh”. Hope to see everyone there at 11:30 am in room N...
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  • Evacuations in your community may help less than 50% of the population! Learn more Tuesday 6/23/2015

    I'm doing a a session first thing tomorrow morning about why you need to be more proactive in planning for you, your family and your friends   Tue, Jun 23, 2015 - 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM T09 Evacuation Planning for A...
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