• Risk Associated with Oxygen Enrichment Atmosphere at Hospitals During Pandemic COVID 19

    Introduction Fires in oxygen enriched atmosphere start easily and are very intense, so the people injured suffer very serious burns, which are often fatal or cause very severe and prolonged suffering. Usage of Oxygen ...
    Ahmed Elsayed
    last modified by Ahmed Elsayed
  • anka broucher.pdf

    Know more New and Smart detectors about ANKA, please refer to our Broucher or visit www.anka-security.com
    last modified by ankasales3
  • Code Change between Design and Construction, 10 years

    In a Design-Bid-Build project a code, in this case the NEC, changed from start of design to start of construction, Does the new iteration of the Code need to be used or the iteration of the code referenced in the spec...
    created by chapotito
  • Things to Consider When Designing a House

    The concept of designing and constructing a home is a dream come true for numerous people. Though the question remains, what are some things to consider when designing a house? If you are just beginning your journey, ...
    last modified by populartoday
  • Wet Stacking of Generator Sets in HealthCare Facilities & How to Avoid it 

    Introduction  Hospitals are the communities’ life support system in both times of crisis and in times of general healthcare needs. If something like a power outage occurs, vital power is still needed to kee...
    Ahmed Elsayed
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  • JALITE Egress Path Markings

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  • Summary of Code Requirements or Checklist

    Does anyone know of a checklist or an inventory or requirements per code that may apply to a specific industry or business. What I am really looking for is a summary list with requirements per each code. Something sim...
    created by nicolas.monroy
  • dry pipe system in basements - how is it suitable

    Dry riser system to be given in basements of a mixed occupancy of a mall. The mall is having 10 basement parking level. As per NFPA; how it could be considered to design. Dry riser / pre - action system to be followed...
    created by sourabhchowdhuri
  • NFPA 3000 “Recover” training course is now available

    The NFPA has released the third and final training module in a series of  learning programs surrounding the new NFPA 3000: Standard for an Active Shooter/Hostile Event Response (ASHER) Program. The Recover progra...
    created by jmontes
  • How to start and manage indoor playground

    How to start and manage indoor playground?
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  • which code references why saloon products (curling iron, hair dryers, etc.) are not allowed in resident rooms in a secured nursing facility?

    I had a resident family member schedule a hair dresser to come in to take care of a non-ambulatory. I know there are fire risks that should be avoided in dealing with saloon equipment in resident rooms. When confronte...
    created by dfehr
  • Fire that happened in a Health Care Facility's Laundry

    During a recent webinar on the Life Safety Code an instructor brought up a fire that happened when they mixed cotton & microfiber mops in a laundry dryer. Does anyone have any details on how & why th...
  • Laundering microfibers

    During a recent webinar on the Life Safety Code an instructor brought up a fire that happened in a Health Care Facility's Laundry when they mixed cotton & microfiber mops. Does anyone have any ...
  • If you are interested in participating in a Product Council, click LIKE over to the right.

    We are excited to hold our first Facility Manager Product Council, and we would like as much feedback from you as possible. Express your interest, by clicking LIKE over to the RIGHT
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  • Would you be willing to participate in a Product Council Virtual Meeting for Facility Managers?

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  • NFPA Is Excited about President Obama’s New Appointments to the U.S. Access Board

    Three of the twelve public members have direct ties to NFPA    President Barack Obama has named Karen Tamley of Chicago to the U.S. Access Board. He also reappointed Christopher S. Hart of Boston   As ...
    created by ldangelo
  • NFPA 307, Standard for the Construction and Fire Protection of Marine Terminals, Piers and Wharves

    The 2016 edition of NFPA 307, Standard for the Construction and Fire Protection of Marine Terminals, Piers, and Wharves provides the latest principles for construction and fire protection in these types of structures....
    created by ldangelo
  • What protection is available for hazardous waste disposal facilities? Should NFPA address this in one of its standards?

    The US Chemical Safety Board highlighted the hazards at facilities involved with the treatment, storage, and disposal of hazardous waste.  Two specific incidents involving fires were the subject of CSB-led invest...
    created by ldangelo
  • Health Care Emergency Management

    The document below provides an overview of the components of a comprehensive emergency management program as detailed in Chapter 12 of NFPA 99, Health Care Facilities Code. The requirements are well aligned with The J...
    created by benevartsnfpa