Effective Smoke Control

Kirkwold, Jeff
October 2007
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Fall2007 Supplement, Vol. 79, p15
The article provides information on effective smoke control as a factor to reduce fire-related deaths. Statistics related to this issue came from the National Fire Protection Association. Particular focus was placed on methods of smoke migration, controlling the movement of smoke and purging. The value of installing UL Standard 555S compliant fire/smoke actuators as fail safe tools to ensure building safety is also discussed.


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