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Does Fire Sprinkler riser's water flow switch initiate elevator emergency recall? In NFPA 72 "Table A." Typical Input/Output Matrix" shows water flow switch on first or second floor initiate elevator emergency recall but this table is located on appendix A and I am not able to find the support code section.    Note: Appendix A is not a… (Show more)
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Where can I find help in determing where fireworks can be stored?  Such as what type of structure, distances from other buildings, etc. It is a few boxes, but they are currently being stored by the marketing department in the office building.
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What is the requirement for Annual Fire extinguisher inspection tags the month of the annual inspection? Do you still need to date and Initial even though the tech has completed the annual inspection and signed and punched out the date of the annual. Please give me the code reference as support.  
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Would anyone happen to have training on how to read a fire extinguisher inspection tag?  I'm looking for some sort of cheat sheet type of document to give to our supervisors.  Any help would be greatly appreciated.  Thank you.
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In Support of Fire Prevention Week, October 6-12 According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) the number of home fire deaths in the U.S. is increasing and in turn creating a growing challenge for fire safety professionals. “This troubling trend has a lot to do with the fact that today’s home fires burn faster than ever before,”… (Show more)
On reviewing the a recently approved Life safety drawings by AHJ for some projects that my company had supervision role with, I found that in storage and utilities spaces (mostly located at the parking levels) the life safety consultant gave protection for these spaces by 1 or 2 fire rating compartments and measure the travel distance till the… (Show more)
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Does a new 3 story, 9 unit condominium require exterior sprinkler system or fire alarm system? 
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Hi Everyone,   Anyone can advise us if what type of fire suppression system to be installed in a railway depot (Light & Heavy maintenance area). Is it automatic fire sprinkler system or standpipe system? Thanks@
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We are in Florida and follow the NFPA 101 2015 edition. Can we store non combustible supplies like flashlights and extension cords in electrical rooms. the supplies are stored 3 feet away from the electrical panel and there is a plasic bin that we store flash lights, extension cords and batteries. can this be store in that room. there is only… (Show more)
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Dear my colleagues, I'm new to prepare for CFPS exam. My question: do i need to study by deeply reading all the content for CFPS exam from Fire Protection Handbook or only to know perfectly the technique of quickly searching in the handbook during the exam?
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