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Facilities management, fire emergency planning and prevention reference materials, fact sheets, bulletins, fire emergency response plans. Property protection, fire engineering, sprinklers, etc. Lighting and emergency lighting guidelines. Boiler safety.

Boiler Requirements

Guides and bulletins related to the safety, operation, repair and maintenance of boilers & pressure vessels.

Building Accessibility

ADA accessibility guidelines for buildings and facilities. Building accessibility and mental retardation.

Building Design

Technical information on construction materials, equipment, and systems. Designing buildings for fire safety - controlling and reducing fire spread. Fire protection for steel columns. Mathematical models used to calculate fire resistance.

Building Freeze

How to prevent frozen pipes. Winter property protection precautions. Preventing falling snow from rooftops.

Building Lighting

Evaluating the need for a lighting system upgrade. How to assess lighting conditions. Financial considerations.

Energy Management

Tools, resources, guidance on energy efficiency technologies for buildings including recommendations and success stories.

Fire Engineering

Fire protection technical library. Fire protection engineering criteria manual.

Fire Extinguishing

Technical papers on fire protection, suppression systems, halon substitutes, etc. Fire protection engineering. Guidance for sprinkler system maintenance and testing. Technical resources on fire sprinklers, halon, fire protection engineering

Fire Hazards

Fire reporting procedures. Guidelines on fire prevention & fire evacuation programs. Safety talks. Abstracts of fire investigation reports. Home fire safety. Exits and emergency lighting. Smoke detectors.

Fire Inspections

Fire safety inspection checklists. Fire protection and suppression checklists.

Fire Investigations

Lessons learned from property losses - fires, power outages, wood dust explosion, warehouse fires, etc.

Fire Prevention Plans

Fire safety program tips. Fire protection program models. Fire prevention programs. Fire safety talks. Safety checklists. Standard operating procedures. Fire safety program implementation guide.

Fire Safety Prevention

Exits and emergency lighting. Smoke detectors. Guidelines on fire prevention & fire evacuation programs. Safety talks. Abstracts of fire investigation reports. Fire reporting procedures. Home fire safety.


Controlling the hazards from flammable and combustible liquids and gases. Guidance on NFPA hazard guidelines related to flammable and combustible liquids and gases, spray painting, fireworks, battery charging, etc.

Hotel Fire Safety

Hotel and motel fire safety requirements. USFA's listing of hotel and motels that meet fire and life safety requirements. Hotel and Motel Fire Safety Act of 1990.

Property Damage

Priorities of preliminary safety and loss mitigation procedures after a fire. Disaster recovery, cleaning and restoration of smoke, soot and water-damaged valuables, furnishings, carpeting, flooring, oriental rugs, draperies, etc. Salvage manual for book collections. Specialized drying equipment and restorative drying techniques. Carpet cleaning and stain removal.

Railing Requirements

Ramp railing requirements. ADA accessibility handrail and grab bar requirements. OSHA, UBC handrail specifications.

Smoke Management

How smoke detectors work. Smoke alarm facts. Photoelectric and ionization smoke detectors. Smoke management in atria.

Window Management

Window safety tips. Information about the potential risks of falls from windows and their protection.

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