Log in to follow, share, and participate in this community. Are fire extinguishers expected in stairways? NFPA 10 states, "Fire extinguishers shall be located along normal paths of travel, including exits from areas." How do some interpret "including exits from areas?" M... Emergency Lighting. WHAT ARE THE CODES? Are ceiling mounted AHUs provided inside client areas in high rise commercial buildings and Malls are required to be integrated with fire detection and alarm system to switch off the AHUs in case of fire? ... Residential Board and Care: Question: Is it the intent of the NFPA 101 to limit the number of small residential board and care facilities within a single building? Project: I am proposing (... In NFPA 101, section 188.8.131.52 there is an allowance to install up to 6 sprinkler heads for the protection of a hazardous area without requiring a licensed sprinkler contractor and design. For many years we've provided ... Hi All- Seems to be some conflict here at my facility re: MER space Do the walls need to be rated? My understanding is that, yes the walls should be 1 hr., Am I misinformed? Thanks in advance-... I am putting together slides for an upcoming seminar titled, "Fire-Resistive Design & Detailing with Masonry Walls". I am looking for masonry details to share with the audience. Anyone have slides or d... Here is a 4th Grade program prepared for McHenry Township Fire Protection District who posed the original question above in an effort to gauge other curriculum available. Hopefully others will find it helpful.... I have been asked to develop some life safety standards for fraternity house corporations. Recommendations, (with the caveat that the local jurisdiction having authority should ultimately be consulted) include number ... I have had emergency evacuation signs made 8.5 X 11 of the several secondary areas within our facility that the public and our employees are subject to be in, my question is how high should a emergency evacuation sign... Hi, Does any one knows what are the life safety requirements for a building or facility occupied by special needs children? My name is Kerry Galloway. I am a Regulatory Compliance Engineer. I am curious to know the typical cost for NFPA 130 certification for a server system used on trains or railway vehicles. I would also like to know h... Which is the best suitable fire extinguisher for the operation theater ? I prefer to place one or two clean agent / FM 200 portable fire extinguishers near the operating room as it is a clean, non toxic g... Is this a topic for discussion? Are the same thing? Who is wining? nfpa ibc HI.. Regarding the shutdown of fans in the fan coil unit by fire alarm The FCU is fully controlled by unitary controller provided by BMS So ... Has anyone taken this test CLSS. what should I expect? https://www.dropbox.com/s/gtvsl7noslemn6b/UMASS%20Dartmouth%20Drawing%20Keltron%20%20Macurcogas%20shut%20off_2%20radix%20wire.pdf?dl=0 Following the recent gas explosions , the drop box drawing is a ... Hello everybody, I am Concept Designer Architect and I am new to the field of the fire protection and means of egress projects, If any body could help in the following: In the Public projects should the exterior... is the intent of NFPA 72 for new apartments to have low frequency horn and strobes in every unit or just the unit for hearing and visual disabilities.