Good afternoon, I would like to know if there exists a code, law, or rule that indicates it is mandatory to do electrical safety inspections periodically, at buildings and homes in order to avoid home fires.Thanks in advance. Cordially, Loraine
Good afternoon, I would like to know if there exists a code, law, or rule that indicates it is mandatory to do electrical safety inspections periodically, at existing buildings and homes in order to avoid home fires. Thanks in advance. Cordially, Loraine
Hoping to hear some opinions about the dilemma. Situation: A home entertainment center, which now has an uninterruptible power supply. The UPS is currently plugged into an outlet, definitely acceptable. However, on occasion I want to move the UPS to a different location. These occasions are very rare, until now not every 90 days. When I… Show more
Hello, I am looking for information on how to take exception to NFPA 86 explosion relief requirements for Class A & B Natural Gas fired Ovens. My situation: I have an oven that cannot physically meet the 15 to 1 ratio relief area requirement because of external structure and internal components? Is there a form or process to use to take exception… Show more
Kindly clarify exact relation between Fire load and Hazard category of an occupancy/Industry (Light/Ordinary/High) in perspective of designing fire protection system of an industry.....
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.
As previous said, the Life Safety Code (LSC) sets a performance criterion that permits alternative solutions. I could just image how many ways that stairs can be designed and installed and then list Code requirements for each possible way. The photos and illustrations in the LSC handbook are not the Code requirements or a design manual, but they…