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#101Wednesdays: Fall prevention and grab bars coming to 2018 edition of NFPA 101
#101Wednesdays: Fall prevention and grab bars coming to 2018 edition of NFPA 101
Most people probably don�t associate reviewing tub and shower installations with the typical Life Safety Code inspector; but that�s about to change
Fire Safety and Connected Buildings
Fire Safety and Connected Buildings
If we are going to benefit from the connected buildings movement, we have to continue to reach out to organizations outside the fire community to show others the potential for these technologies to interconnect and enhance safety in a multitude of ways.
The Intersection of IoT with Building Safety Codes
The Intersection of IoT with Building Safety Codes
AT the first session this morning, Steve Griffith and Jack Lyons from NEMA reviewed the Association's strategic initiatives related to the internet of things. Steve showed the projected growth of interconnected devices to 40 billion by 2019. He focused...
U.S. District Court ruling allows continued excellence in development of public health and safety...
U.S. District Court ruling allows continued excellence in development of public health and safety...
he United States District Court for the District of Columbia (Hon. Tanya S. Chutkan) has issued a ruling that will support federal, state and local governments� efforts to support public health and safety through the use of voluntary consensus codes an...
�Tiny homes� movement prompts NFPA to offer guidance on building and life safety components of th...
�Tiny homes� movement prompts NFPA to offer guidance on building and life safety components of th...
An alternative to traditional housing options, tiny homes are growing in popularity. These permanent dwellings, known for their small size and economical living costs, are cropping up across the U.S., as are concerns regarding the applicability of buil...
Construction of World�s First Full Scale Hyperloop Capsule Begins
Construction of World�s First Full Scale Hyperloop Capsule Begins
Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) has begun construction of the world�s first full-scale Passenger Hyperloop� Capsule. HTT is one of a handful of startups that have been working toward developing the concept � a mode of passenger and freight ...