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kristinbigda
Yesterday, NFPA's Nicole Comeau wrote a fantastic post about assembly occupancies, the dangers of crowds and the importance of enforcing fire and life safety codes at these venues.  Thanks, Nicole!   Let's talk about the Code requirements behind this concept of occupant load. NFPA 1, Fire Code, is a valuable resource for fire marshals and AHJs… (Show more)
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lsh0215
Greetings,   In our facility, there is loading/unloading rack where thousands of trucks are coming per day to fill hydrocarbon product to their tanker. the rack has canopy with thickness is greater than 4.8mm (3/16 in). on top of the rack, there is a vent system to release pressurized vapor inside of the truck tanker before they fill the… (Show more)
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amandakimball
Click to view contentSince 1997, the Research Foundation has organized SUPDET®, an annual symposium which brings together leading experts in the field of fire protection engineering for the purpose of sharing recent research and development on techniques used for fire suppression, detection, and signaling. These events are generally attended by a variety of fire… (Show more)
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steve.simmons94583@gmail.com
Looking for information regarding combustible dusts that are produced from 3D printing.  These can include RAD materials, as well as combustible metals that are used.
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ryan.quinn
Click to view contentIn January, NFPA launched the Certified Electrical Safety Worker program for professionals who work on electrical equipment and circuits, including construction electricians, maintenance electricians, and other electrical workers. It followed the launch in mid-2013 of the NFPA Certified Electrical Safety Compliance Professional, which targets… (Show more)
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lsh0215
Greetings,   In our facility, there is loading/unloading rack where thousands of trucks are coming per day to fill hydrocarbon product to their tanker. the rack has canopy with thickness is greater than 4.8mm (3/16 in). on top of the rack, there is a vent system to release pressurized vapor inside of the truck tanker before they fill the… (Show more)
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walidmaihob
dear all  please is there any sealant material to be used to seal fire wall opening (40cmx30cmx25cm) located between hazardous area class 1 div1 ans non hazard area
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devans2016
Sprinkler System inspections are generally addressed as two separate inspections. The first is the water based fire protection system that would typically be inspected by a sprinkler company and the second would be the electrical components addressed by NFPA 72. The 72 inspection is typically done by an alarm company and/or monitoring company. My… (Show more)
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