NFPA®'s renowned Life Safety Code® is the most widely used and respected reference for fire safety requirements for both new and existing structures. This vital document addresses all the construction, protection, and occupancy features needed to minimize danger to life from fire, smoke, and panic -- and forms the basis for law in many jurisdictions all over the nation!
This 1997 Code edition brings you important new information on...
Bulk merchandising retail operations and minimum width of exit access for industrial equipment areas
Corridor smoke detection systems for new nursing homes
Visible alarm signals
Spacing requirements of exit signs for visibility
Sprinkler systems for new detention and correctional occupancies
Conversions of residential occupancies to board and care facilities
Plus, the revised Code includes new self-contained chapters for day care occupancies, and more!
NFPA's NFPA 101®: Life Safety Code is an essential working tool for everyone concerned with life safety in buildings -- from designers, architects, and engineers...to fire officials, school superintendents, and inspectors. (Softbound, 340 pp., 1997)
void serious code violations by complying with Life Safety Code requirements. Buy the 1991 edition of the LSC now from NFPA.