• Question regarding inspection of portable fire extinguisher

    Hi All, Hope you are doing well. My name is Kamil Lagiewka and I am working as 2nd Officer, in possession of Chief Officer’s license,  with experience on LNG and LPG vessels. I was involved in man...
    created by kamil.lagiewka

    Hey guys,      Im currently designing the performance venue for the new rams stadium and i have come across a rather gray and difficult area of the code. Has anyone ever designed a system which include...
    last modified by tuckergarrett89
  • In-rack sprinklers for high storages

    Hello, I can not find in NFPA 13 standard how should storages of the height of about 100ft be protected? Racks are dimensions of 5ft 5inches x 5ft 5 inches in the base and the same 5ft 5inches height. It is a big...
    created by nikolanmiletic
  • Community Outreach in Difficult Times

    Hello everyone! During this COVID-19 times, my Fire Department is participating in Birthday Party Drive-By's. In normal times, in the summer we typically do Block Parties as a way to reach and connect to the community...
    last modified by mepp
  • Utilizing VR for Fire Safety Education

    Has anyone used VR programs to educate the public in fire safety?  I know they are using if for fire fighting training as well as companies using them for safety training.  We are acquiring a building and we...
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  • Looking for Grade 5/6 Risk Watch Injury Prevention CD

    Good afternoon,  I am a F&LSE for Sugar Creek Twp. Fire Department.  We still utilize the Risk Watch Curricullum in our area.    I am looking for a copy of the disk that belongs to the N...
    created by bgulley
  • Is a Fire wall required at the end of a corridor that has a daily use classroom on rhe other side?

    New daycare construction Fire Code 101 chapter 16
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  • Stop, Drop and Roll still taught?

    Do some of you still teach stop, drop and roll in the elementary grades?  We don't teach it anymore, but are being required to state our references as to why we do or don't teach that as well as other f...
    last modified by lcorey
  • Horizontal Sidewall Quick Response - Deflector to Ceiling distance

    ,Hello  I'm looking for this type of sprinkler that authorised for  12  to 18 .inches deflector to ceiling distance ?Any thoughts   thank you
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  • Looking For A Specific Standard Operating Guideline/Standard Operating Procedure...

    Good Day All!   My Department has purchased an inflatable fire safety house, and has tasked me with writing a Standard Operating Guideline/Standard Operating Procedure.  I'm trying not to re-invent the...
    last modified by jonathan.hans
  • Sprinkler Pressure

    Hi   What is the maximum pressure a Sprinkler (upright or pendant) can hold / withstand?   I know that the max working pressure is 12 bar.   Is it advisable to do pressure test in pipelines up to 16 ...
    last modified by josephjojoadoor
  • How are you improving your fire and life safety messaging?

    Are we effective? As a 32 year fire and life safety educator, I confess that I've seen trends come and go -- and that I've seen educators attempt to enhance their messaging in a tremendous number of ways. I confess th...
    last modified by richard.palmer
  • PAVA System

    What is the standard /Guidelines to be followed for PAVA system application? Is there any training / books recommended for the PAVA system design and installation. pava NFPA EN50849 en60849
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  • NFPA 2112 v/s UNE 11611 or 11612

    Hi! I was wondering if it's possible to establish a parallel between NFPA 2112 and UNE 11611 or 11612 in terms of X cal/cm2 equals level 1, 2 or 3 of A, B, C and D..... I'm aware that they apply diiferent types of te...
    last modified by andrea.rojo@treck.cl
  • Are Home Escape Ladders Safe?

    Good Day!   We recently completed a home safety visit, and the question of home escape ladders was asked.  Two on my crew suggested that the homeowner should purchase at least one and have it one of the kid...
    last modified by jonathan.hans
  • What does your fire safety program look like?

    Hello Fire and Life Safety Friends!   I was curious what your fire safety programs look like for elementary/high school students.   I am always looking for new ideas, so let me know what you do ! What kind...
    last modified by smahr
  • Hot Work Certification

    ...In regards to the mandatory Hot Work Certification, stating that any tool used that generates heat, grinders, drills, saws, powder actuated, propane,Oxy-acetylene, welding machines, etc., operator MUST have,"by law...
    last modified by willard_trafton
  • Fire Tetrahedron

    When was The fire triangle changed to a fire tetrahedron to reflect this fourth element ?
    last modified by bbilly
  • Normative of works on sprinkler installations

    Hello all,   I could't find anywhere books that calculate normative of working hours for sprinkler installations. Maybe it is not called like that? In scope, that book should tell the "normal" time of how long s...
    created by nikolanmiletic
  • Fire and life safety certificates

    what is the available certificates for an architect to be a fire and life safety reviewer ?
    last modified by minawadie