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  1. Specified Technologies Inc Electronic Barrier Management Program Ensures Comprehensive Fire Barrier Integrity at New Parkland Hospital

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    Fri, 16 May 2014

    Marshal Michael Rader. It will replace the current Parkland Hospital, which was built in 1954. Rader oversees the life safety code compliance within Parkland to ensure the fire safety of patients, visitors and staff within the building. Ensuring

  2. Firefighting: Construction Concerns: Maintenance

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    Thu, 20 Mar 2014

    Photo 1 shows a self-closing hinge on a hotel-room door. National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 101, Life Safety Code , 2012 edition, which is incorporated by reference into most building and fire codes, requires that the walls and

  3. Our Lady of the Angels School Fire: 50 Years Later

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    Mon, 1 Dec 2008

    NFPA 101), later renamed the Life Safety Code , to speak to inadequacies in ..... IFC), whereas the NFPA’s Life Safety Code (NFPA 101) contains many of ..... IBC , the >IFC , and the NFPA Life Safety Code each require the installation

  4. Code Enforcement: Critical for a Successful Fire Prevention Program

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    Tue, 1 Jan 2013

    established fire prevention or life safety code . These codes may be written ..... possible violation of a fire or life safety code , such as a locked exit in a ..... within the scope of the fire or life safety code . Even wildlands, previously

  5. Construction Concerns for Firefighters: Our Lady of the Angels Fire, Part 2

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    Thu, 27 Dec 2012

    Structures; and was later renamed Life Safety Code . It contains the results of ..... code references are to NFPA 101 Life Safety Code , 2012 edition): New educational ..... 10.3.9) Although NFPA 101 Life Safety Code is referenced by the model building

  6. Cocoanut Grove Coalition Created to Mark Fire's 70th Anniversary, Create Web Site

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    Mon, 19 Nov 2012

    Grove did not result in significant changes to NFPA codes; the Building Exits Code, the precursor to NFPA 101, Life Safety Code ®, already addressed the types of hazards present at the club. Local fire and safety codes, however, in Boston

  7. Should Healthcare Fire Safety Backtrack on 60 Years of Improvement

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    Mon, 29 Jul 2013

    a comprehensively expanded and revised standard was published by the National Fire Protection Association as the ' Life Safety Code ' (NFPA 101). Reversing the trend of 60 years of hospital fire safety improvements, changes to the International

  8. Fire Service Industry News: Sam Goldwater Accepts Position at Bob Andrews Group

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    Sat, 3 Nov 2012

    complex fire and life-safety challenges. In addition, PDI provides consulting services for fire, building, and life - safety code compliance, including plans review and the issuance of commodity letters. PDI also provides government third-party

  9. Atrium Features and Firefighting Tactics

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    Thu, 1 Mar 2012

    National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 101, The Life Safety Code , requires an engineering analysis to demonstrate that ..... National Fire Protection Association. NFPA 101, The Life Safety Code (2009 ed.) NFPA: Quincy, MA. 2009. Sharry

  10. NFPA Fire & Life Safety Conference set for December

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    Thu, 11 Aug 2011

    presented for attendees to learn the latest on fire and life safety code topics and receive continuing education units (CEUs ..... Hydraulics) 2012 NFPA 1, Fire Code 2012 NFPA 101®, Life Safety Code ® Changes 2012 NFPA 99, Standard for Health Care