Brian R. Haines gives those living in the wildland urban interface the information they need to help mitigate any dangers they face as wildfires grow in frequency and intensity.
Robert Duval presents the case of the destruction by fire of a fully sprinklered storage warehouse as an example of what can happen when changes in a structure’s occupancy and construction render codes and sprinkler requirements for that facility obsolete and inadequate.
The authors critique NFPA 3000 from the perspective of making revisions and additions the authors propose for the next edition.
A new illustrated book, co-published by the International Code Council and APA – The Engineered Wood Association, provides an explanation of the lateral bracing provisions of the 2018 International Residential Code (IRC).
Brady Deal looks at fire dynamics concerns firefighters may encounter at hoarder house fires.
Jack J. Murphy looks at how eBuilding intelligence is changing the game in how fire departments are managing their incident information.