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- What's that noise? Broughton, Mike; Choppen, Bob; Jones, Vivian; Stockwell, Nigel // Fire Safety Engineering;Nov2003, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p11
Argues that there is a need for a standard alarm tone or tones reserved for fire alarm use. Role played by audible signals; Indication of the widespread use of audible alarms; Approach to standards for fire detection and alarm systems in the country.
- Fire protection and smoke control. Compton, Paul // International Fire & Security Product News;Aug2004, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p18
Discusses the relationship between smoke control and other fire protection systems, and details the development of smoke control system standards in Great Britain. Types of smoke control systems; Explanation on fire safety systems; Emphasis on fire suppression system design.
- Extinguisher maintenance registration scheme. // Fire Safety Engineering;Sep2004, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p4
The article focuses on a scheme for fire safety engineers. A Registered Engineer Scheme has been set up by the British Fire Consortium (BFC) to reassure client companies and organizations that installation and correctly qualified engineers are carrying out maintenance of fire safety equipment....
- How to prevent industrial fires. Smith, S.L. // Occupational Hazards;Nov96, Vol. 58 Issue 11, p44
Discusses different steps in preventing industrial fires. Presentation of examples in fire protection and prevention; Causes of fires; Layout review of sprinkler and alarm systems; Evaluation of materials used in building construction; Employees' yearly fire training sessions; Incidence of fire...
- With responsibility comes power. Alalouff, Ron // Fire Safety Engineering;Apr2008, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p5
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including a special feature on the fire safety strategy and system at the Terminal 5 airport in Heathrow, England, and another one about the fire engineered approach to the Terminal 5.
- Preface. // Advanced Materials Research;2014, Vol. 1001, preceding p4
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including fire safety, occupational safety and safety aspects of management.
- Cost is the burning issue. // Management Today;Nov98, p132
Provides tips on how to prevent fires in the workplace. Responsibility of employers to make their workplaces safe; Usefulness of fire detection equipment.
- Preventing Workplace Fires: Tips to Avoid the Flames. Burton, Liz // EHS Today Exclusive Insight;12/14/2015, p1
The article offers tips for preventing workplace fires such as checking that outlets are not overloaded overheated or shorted, checking for faulty or frayed wiring and keeping combustible objects away from electrical equipment.
- State of the art? Alalouff, Ron // Fire Safety Engineering;Feb2009, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p5
The article discusses various topics published within the February 2009 issue of "Fire Safety Engineering."