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- WHAT'S NEW IN THE LSC? Crowley, Michael A. // Health Facilities Management;Feb2006, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p47
Focuses on the changes in the National Fire Protection Association's NFPA 101 Life Safety Code that will affect health care facilities in the U.S. Revision of the requirements for suites within health care facilities; Addition of a section to address horizontal sliding doors for rooms of 10 or...
- New Code Changes. // Education Digest;Oct1961, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p57
The article reports that a change in the Building Exits Code of the National Fire Protection Association permits a two-story school building to have open stairways provided the building is completely sprinklered. The new code, which was adopted by the Association at its 1961 meeting in Detroit,...
- Court Strikes Down City Code. Gold, Lessing E. // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Sep2013, Vol. 43 Issue 9, p46
The article discusses the case focused on the safety laws under the Massachusetts Code of Regulations in the Massachusetts. It mentions that under the law, property owners are permitted to install four types of fire protective signaling devices and automatic fire detection systems in buildings....
- Making your getaway. Lefever, Stephanie // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;May2010, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p32
The article focuses on the updated life and fire safety codes which have increased the standard for emergency egress path marking. It states that the International Fire Code, the 2009 International Building Code (IBC) and the 101 Life Safety Code of the National Fire Protection Association...
- NFPA 720-2009: 8 Points You Should Know. Roberts, Richard // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Oct2008, Vol. 38 Issue 10, p57
The article discusses the new National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 720-2009 carbon monoxide (CO) detection standard in the U.S. The standard has been completely rewritten to address more types of occupancies and more specifically define CO detection system usage. It highlights the eight...
- In a hospital victory, fire code is revised for hand-rub dispensers. // AHA News;5/3/2004, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p1
Reports on amendments made to the Life Safety Code of the National Fire Protection Association regarding the use of alcohol-based hand-rub dispensers in hospitals and other health care facilities. Details of the changes made to fire codes; Basis of approval of the fire code revisions.
- Decoding NFPA 99 and 101. Noblitt, John // 24x7;Feb2016, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p18
The article discusses issues concerning the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) codes 99 and 101 in the U.S. Topics covered include provisions for electricity issues and fire escape routes and the possible inclusions of NFPA 99 and 101 in Certified Biomedical Equipment Technician (CBET)...
- What's new for the 1996 edition of NFPA 13. McGreal, Mike // PM Engineer;Jul96, Vol. 2 Issue 6, p16
Focuses on the National Fire Protection Association's 1996 edition of the Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems. Responsibility of the Technical Committee on Automatic Sprinklers; Areas that were revised.
- WARNING LIGHTS. Peters, William C. // Fire Engineering;Jun2003 Supplement, Vol. 156 Issue 6, p61
Focuses on the standards of the U.S. National Fire Protection Association over the proper use of warning lights. Inclusion of intersection lights between the front wheel and the fire apparatus; Provision of a maximum warning to traffic; Minimum flash rate required for any single optical source.