TITLE

NFPA Releases Two Smoke-Alarm Studies

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Aug2007, Vol. 51 Issue 8, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the two research studies conducted by the National Fire Protection Association's Fire Protection Research Foundation. The first study, Working Effectiveness of Alarms for Adults Who Are Hard of Hearing, looked at auditory signals and alternative alarms that employ methods other than sound. The second study, Waking Effectiveness of Alarms for the Alcohol Impaired, examined how alcohol consumption influenced the effectiveness of auditory and alternative signaling devices.
ACCESSION #
26383072

 

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