Building Design Advantages for Sprinklered One- and Two-Family Homes and Townhouses.

As many are aware, there are many design advantages that come with installing a sprinkler system. However, a lot of the time we only talk about the commercial side of the design advantages and very rarely talk about the residential advantages in the International Residential Code (IRC), specifically for NFPA 13D systems installed through IRC Section P2904.

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Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Health Care Facilities during COVID-19

As COVID-19 continues to change our way of life, the way Inspection, testing, and maintenance (ITM) of fire protection systems is also changing, specifically in health care facilities. 

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Everything You Need for Your Virtual Home Fire Sprinkler Week

Help Us Fill the Digital World with Life Safety Messages. Can you imagine how many people we can reach if we all share the same messages at the same time? This is an opportunity for the fire service to bring together their digital voices and spread the word about the life saving benefits of home fire sprinklers. We have the tools to do it. We hope you’ll join us!

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Governor Cuomo Announces New York Reopening Guidelines

On May 5, 2020, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced guidelines to be followed for businesses and regions of the State to reopen following the expected termination of the State’s PAUSE Order on May 15, 2020. Regional reopening will be based on the four following metrics: (1) 14 days of decline in net hospitalizations and deaths; (2) 30% hospital and ICU beds available; (3) ability to conduct 30 virus tests per month for every 100,000 residents; and (4) 30 contact tracers for every 100,000 residents.

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