Log in to follow, share, and participate in this community. Good Morning, The issue of alcohol based hand sanitizers in existing educational occupancies has come up. These are not allowed in the corridors per 101. The teachers have said they would like to have students s... Who is qualified to shut down critical operations power systems at a prison in Calfornia? I am looking for guidance on whether sites are held to current year NFPA codes or the "code of construction" like one would be with B31.1. How would one find the NFPA code during the year of construction... Greetings, I have been reading the NFPA 99 2018 edition. It is my understanding that, after 1993, only a specific type of seamless copper tubing and copper fittings are allowed for Medical Air Systems. However... What is the height and width for the storage of shingles? They have a huge pile of shingles over 100 ft. They take an shred the material. I have a question about one of the most mysterious codes of all apparently. NFPA 1 chapter 15. Now it seems pretty straight forward but, why does anyone I ask give me a blank stare and say huh. And one answer I was gi... During the current national emergency, and the push to create spaces for patients, how does NFPA 99 and NFPA 101 relate to occupancy changes? Specifically, if a hospital wants to use a hotel for patients, would the ho... Are code required tests, repairs to restore impairments and inspections, still required to be completed on time during government imposed shelter in place orders? For example where a hospital or restaura... What is the requirements of the heat detector detection time which serves a deluge system? While Fiberglass Reinforced Polymer (FRP) materials have an excellent fire resistance rating under ASTM and UL tests, it is not classified as non-combustible under ASTM E136. NFPA 130, 101 definition of Non-c... What NFPA standard (if any) covers sleep over scuba boats or like boats? If not NFPA what US government standard(s) would apply to these types of boats (Coast Guard)? Section 6.17 of NFPA 55 (2020 edition) requires mechanical exhaust ventilation for indoor storage and use areas and storage buildings for compressed gases and cryogenic fluids. Subsection 188.8.131.52 requires shutoff con... Where can I find the ventilation/air exchange requirements for C1D1 rooms? Is there a standard? Under what code is it? We have a machine with a 2-door enclosure (Saginaw Control Engineering SCE-306012WFLP) with a through-door rotary disconnect (Allen Bradley 194R- 194R-J30-1753, 194R-N2, 194R-PYT). The right side door has ... Due to limited finished height of 7'- 4" in a 16' x 20' Electrical room, it is impossible to maintain the required height if two 4" and two 6" gas mains are installed under the concrete transfer pad, reducing the room... In NFPA 101 (2018) Chapter 31 Existing apartment buildings it has the word designed in regards to units for hearing impaired persons. 184.108.40.206 Notification. 220.127.116.11.1 Occupant notification shall be... I am a Board member of a 28 unit condo association in Traverse City Michigan. 4 of the 5 buildings are three story with a common middle entry way, two units (one right, one left) on a floor - the remaining four ... This query is related use of Medium Expansion Foam Generators as specified in NFPA 11 for protection from spill fires inside dyke area of large Floating Roof Tank. NFPA 11 specifies Medium Expansion Foam to have... Does NFPA 20 have a Checklist to verify if all the requirements of this normative are acomplish? Where can I find this checklist? Is there a specific guideline regarding separation of an LPG tank and a flammable liquids cabinet? Industrial occupancy not frequented by the public.