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Concealed spaces and Fire Spread

This article covers the problems and solutions to fire spread through concealed spaces.  Builing designs oftern require or... see more
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Author: Gregory Havel
Date Added: Aug 25, 2011 Date Modified: Aug 25, 2011
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Construction in the Wildand-Urban Interface

Excerpts from the Wildland Urban Interface Code relative to fire resistive construction in this vulnerable areas of... see more
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Author: Scotts Valley Fire Department
Date Added: Feb 02, 2007 Date Modified: Feb 02, 2007
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Example of Building Types

Professor Paul Grant details the specific instances where you need to be concerned with building collapse. These include... see more
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Author: Paul Grant
Date Added: Mar 15, 2010 Date Modified: Jul 22, 2012
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Exit Opening Clear Width

Fire Inspectors will find many creative ways that business owners try to enhance their business security that end up being... see more
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Author: U. S. Fire Administration
Date Added: Mar 08, 2007 Date Modified: Mar 08, 2007
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Fire Protection: Whole Building Design

״The United States has the highest fire losses in terms of both frequency and total losses of any modern technological... see more
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Author: WBDG Secure/Safe Committee
Date Added: Aug 23, 2011 Date Modified: Aug 23, 2011
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Fire Safety and Evacuation Plans (Health Care)

NFPA 101 (Life Safety Code) requires that  every healthcare occupancy have written copies of a plan for the protection in the... see more
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Author: Minnesota State Fire Marshal, Minnesota Department of Health
Date Added: May 15, 2010 Date Modified: May 15, 2010
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Fire Test of a Straw Wall

Straw bales hve been increasingly used a construction material. That usage may increase due to superior insulating... see more
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Author: Seigel and Strain
Date Added: Jul 29, 2008 Date Modified: Jul 29, 2008
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Gypsum Board Safety Information

Important Fire Safety Information5/8” Type X Gypsum WallboardStandards, Testing, and... see more
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Author: National Gypsum
Date Added: Jan 29, 2007 Date Modified: Jan 29, 2007
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Gypsum Fire Resistance Design Manual

The 20th edition of the Gypsum Association’s flagship publication depicts over 600 systems that may be used for fire-rated... see more
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Author: Gypsum Association
Date Added: Jan 29, 2007 Date Modified: Aug 30, 2013
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Hartford Hospital Fire

״INFERNO ON THE 9TH FLOOR An explosion and fire tore through the 9th floor of Hartford Hospital, killing 16. The Connecticut... see more
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Author: Television on YouTube
Date Added: Feb 03, 2012 Date Modified: Feb 03, 2012
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