• Integrated System Testing - It's Not Already Done?

    Many people are under the impression that when they walk into a building, all the systems have been tested to function correctly in the event of a fire or emergency. Individually, this is true. However, many fire prot...
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  • Giangreco's School Lesson

    This cartoon by University of Vermont Professor Michael Giangreco is the most elegant, yet simple explanation of an accessible environment.  Stop by the Accessibility Expo Section at the 2015 NFPA Conference & Exp...
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  • Motions at the NFPA Technical Meeting (Tech Session)

    How do the motions at the NFPA Technical Meeting (Tech Session) affect the final text of an NFPA Standard? Easy question, or is it? When you think about all the different types of motions, possible results of the floo...
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  • Emergency Stair Descent Device in action

    Short clip of one woman taking another down the stairs by herself. Awesome!
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  • Using the CMDA Tables/Figures in Ch 16 of NFPA 13

    Having trouble using the CMDA tables and figures in Chapter 16 or NFPA 13? This lesson might help!   Cheers- Matt
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  • ITx Overview

    Many people are interested in learning what NFPA 4, Standard for Integrated Fire Protection and Life Safety System Testing, is all about. This form is provided as a laminated card in the NFPA 3/4 Handbook and outlines...
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  • Cx Process Overview

    This laminated card, provided with the 2015 NFPA 3/4 Handbook, captures the overall commissioning process in accordance with NFPA 3, Recommended Practice for Commissioning of Fire Protection and Life Safety Systems. T...
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