Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety

Fire, Life Safety May 6, 2022

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer content: April 29 to May 5, 2022

The most-viewed content from the past week covered NFPA 72 changes, smoke control systems, electrification, electrical power quality options and air movement.

By Chris Vavra
Fire, Life Safety April 28, 2022

What to know about the 2022 edition of NFPA 72

The 2022 edition of NFPA 72 has a number of changes. These changes can be implemented before the adoption of the code to enhance a fire alarm’s system design

By Raymond A. Grill
Fire, Life Safety April 25, 2022

What every engineer designing smoke control systems should know

This outlines the design requirements and their basis for smoke control systems

By James A. Milke
Fire, Life Safety April 21, 2022

A guide to fire alarm interdisciplinary coordination

To ensure a smooth bidding and construction process, coordinating the fire alarm with other design disciplines is beneficial to all project stakeholders

By Robert Kranz
Fire, Life Safety April 7, 2022

Technology drives fire, life safety design in K-12 schools

Updates, COVID and tech trends are shifting the way K-12 schools’ fire and life safety systems are designed

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Fire, Life Safety April 1, 2022

Webcast: Fire and life safety: Detection systems

Attend this webcast on April 28, 2022 to explore the challenges and solutions of designing fire and life safety systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Fire, Life Safety March 22, 2022

Door locking requirements in NFPA 101

NFPA 101: Life Safety Code defines door locking requirements and how to successfully apply them to health care occupancies

By Mark Chrisman
Fire, Life Safety March 21, 2022

Consulting-Specifying Engineer March/April 2022 issue

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Fire, Life Safety February 1, 2022

Consulting-Specifying Engineer most-viewed articles, January 2022

Read the best articles in January 2022 including: Fire pump design, BAS replacements, health care generators, lighting codes and more.

By Chris Vavra
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Fire, Life Safety January 28, 2022

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: January 21-27, 2022

Read the best articles from the past week. Fire pump system design, BAS replacements, lighting controls and limiting COVID-19 infections and hospital fire life system design.

By Chris Vavra