Dry pipe sprinkler systems must have suitable drains to prevent the accumulation of water that might freeze and break the pipe.Today’s firefighter training vignette, “Low Point Drain Assemblies” explains how these devices work.
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Coffee Break Training provides an overview of fire protection topics and does not include all details, requirements or exceptions to the topics that are described. Always refer to nationally recognized design and installation codes and standards, the product manufacturer, or listing details for specific information.
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The United States Fire Administration recommends everyone should have a comprehensive fire protection plan that includes smoke alarms, residential sprinklers, and practicing a home fire escape plan.