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sourabhchowdhuri
Hi, how to distinguish if a fire zone is separate from a smoke zone. Is there any clause in NFPA to set up or craft a fire zone in line with smoke zone!
ajlapierre
I'm putting together a Task and Resource Analysis for manpower at our airport. I don't understand the section below:   Regarding NFPA 403 Annex D.8 (403-27) Under Basic contents of an analysis. #4." Rate of movements-that is, Remission factor."   In laymans terms, what is #4 asking and how can I expand on the topic in my analysis? We are a fire… (Show more)
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olde
Looking for guidance as to where I can find vector files for NFPA 170 and 1620 symbols. 
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dgernerd
I have a question on NFPA 1584, I am hoping someone could clear up and maybe I am just reading it wrong..Under Chapter 6 - 6.1.4 - It says members shall undergo rehab following the use of a second 30 min or a 45 minute SCBA cylinder... But then under Annex A - Explanatory Material - A 5.2.3 - there should be at least 20 minutes of rest in a… (Show more)
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sourabhchowdhuri
We have proposed fire command station in basement, a lower level from ground floor of a mixed occupancy - a mall. Suitable exits are available in case of emergency. Are there any rules or guidelines to have the same in ground floor for early response in case of fire, rather than in basement (one level below of ground floor).
sourabhchowdhuri
In a mall of mixed occupancy, we have proposed to have a kindergarten not in ground floor, but in basement a floor level below of ground floor. Is there any some sort of rule / guidelines from NFPA to locate a kindergarten in a special place to have an early evacuation or exit. Presently, we have considered a standard staircase and a ramp to have… (Show more)
dbader@scottsdaleaz.org
For those of you that run rehab/utility apparatus in your jurisdictions, I'm looking for a good inventory list of items that can be kept in a box/kit to ensure rehab is being done on our members before they are recycled to continue on the fire ground.  Any equipment suggested would be a great start.  DB
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shawb76
Hi crew I’m new to this site and hoping someone has had experience with Lateral Entry into US fire departments? Currently I am a 12 year career fire and rescue firefighter in Australia and my wife wants to move back to the USA. I hold national Certificates I, II, III and IV Public Sector Fire and Safety. I would greatly appreciate any… (Show more)
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tackk5
I am new here and I have a quick question. I did a search before just asking so I apologize if this has been posted here before.     How often are firefighters required to be re-trained on CPR?  I was thinking it was annually however I cannot find it in writing as OSHA CFR, NFPA standard or other?     I know that the AHA and Red Cross have… (Show more)
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yvaliente
What is the code for healthcare facilities getting a new generator for the fuel supply for the generator.  Is it 72 hours?  Please cite the reg.  Thanks
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