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hamad.koroni
In the most common handrail installation, the handrail balustrades are fixed on top of the stair surface but is there any restriction from NFPA 101 to fix the handrail balustrade on side of stair flight? Thank you in advance. 
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sgallagher4903
There is a local inspection company that has told several clients they need a new electrical fire pump panel because they would have to open it to get amp readings.  they are writing it up as a violation.  I don't see anything in NFPA that states that. 
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riley.eklund
A client of ours wants to purge out of service an anaerobic digester.  This vessel is 180,000 ft^3.  Previous purge plans I've been a part of reference NFPA 56, regarding piping systems.  Is there a different standard that references purging of a vessel with an inert gas?
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dvigstol
With the start of hurricane season in June, building owners and managers of industrial and commercial facilities are facing the daunting process of disaster recovery. When electrical systems are damaged in a natural or man-made disaster, electricians need to make a critical decision about whether the electrical equipment that was damaged can be
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susanmckelvey
  NFPA has announced “Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen” as the theme for Fire Prevention Week, October 4-10, 2020. NFPA’s focus on cooking fire safety comes in response to home cooking fires representing the leading cause of U.S. home fires, with nearly half (49 percent) of all home fires involving cooking equipment;
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vhutchison
Vehicles have changed significantly over the years. Modern vehicles present new hazards due to the incorporation of larger quantities of combustible materials (e.g., fuels, plastics, and synthetic materials) into their designs. As the popularity of alternative fuel vehicles has grown, concerns regarding their unique hazards, burn characteristics,
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carmelo
2nd Means Of Escape   A client is asking us if he can eliminate a door that is in his kitchen.   Here's some info:  -Building Built in 1979 -7 Story Building -3rd floor unit -2 Bedroom unit  -Unit has proper egress to ground  -Master Bedroom has a balcony with a sliding glass door -2nd bedroom has a window
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michelesteinberg
NFPA and State Farm are committed to safety from wildfire, but we’re also concerned for your personal and family safety, and the safety of your community in the face of the coronavirus threat. We created the annual Wildfire Community Preparedness Day campaign as a way to rally people around the cause of wildfire safety and to turn ideas into
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