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  1. Fire Safety: Construction Concerns: Construction Job Site Hazards

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    Mon, 12 May 2014

    tampa-florida.html Firefighters must pay attention to construction job sites, whether new construction or remodeling of existing ..... current condition. The periodic presence of firefighters at construction job sites as a learning experience (not just for code enforcement

  2. Emergency Access to Construction Job Sites

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    Fri, 8 Oct 2010

    fire or an EMS incident at a large construction job site. Since the majority of us do ..... and security problems, even a large construction job site is unlikely to have more than ..... access that you need or want at a construction job site. Photo 3 shows a temporary driveway

  1. Building Construction Concerns: Job Site Fire Safety

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    Mon, 12 Oct 2015

    By Greg Havel Construction job sites are not exempt from serious ..... fires and related injuries on construction job sites. We can ensure that ..... factory buildings. Although construction job sites are sometimes held to a

  2. Firefighting Hazards: Construction Concerns: Natural Gas and Propane

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    Mon, 28 Sep 2015

    temporary structures that are found on construction job sites including scaffold enclosures ..... requirements for temporary heat on construction job sites. According to NPFA 58, Liquefied ..... Photo 5 shows a refinement of a construction job site temporary heating system

  3. Construction Concerns: Concrete Falsework

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    Mon, 14 Jul 2008

    strength, which can take as long as four weeks. Falsework on construction job sites is a concern for firefighters because it uses a lot of wood ..... The housekeeping and storage issues that are common to construction job sites. Falsework should never be permitted to be a storage

  4. Structural Firefighting: In Case You Missed It: September 2015 Fire Engineering Features

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    Wed, 30 Sep 2015

    in buildings under construction, in buildings undergoing renovation, and in the temporary structures that are found on construction job sites. Firefighter Training Drill: Ladder Company Positioning This drill from Nick Martin is a reminder of the importance of proper

  5. Fire Building Construction: Construction Concerns: Scaffolds

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    Mon, 14 Sep 2015

    and materials. They are present in buildings and on construction job sites in a variety of types, ranging from small and simple ..... to a wall or other substantial structural element . On construction job sites, scaffolds can be the location of the same types

  6. Firefighting Tactics: Construction Concerns: Job Site Fuel Storage, Part II

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    Mon, 24 Aug 2015

    By Gregory Havel Most construction job sites have power tools and ..... and combustible liquids on construction job sites , especially those used ..... fuel supplier for use on a construction job site. It contains diesel fuel

  7. Firefighting Tactics: Construction Concerns: Job Site Fuel Storage, Part I

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    Mon, 10 Aug 2015

    By Gregory Havel Most construction job sites have power tools and equipment ..... combustible and flammable liquids on construction job sites. The definitions below are quoted ..... never acceptable for use on construction job sites or in manufacturing facilities

  8. Fire Building Construction: Blocked Emergency Exits

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    Mon, 15 Jun 2015

    use these building exits. Photos 2 and 3 show the exteriors of blocked emergency exits that temporarily discharge into a construction job site, with deep excavations for foundations just beyond the threshold and at other locations obstructing the use of the