Guide on Methods for Evaluating Potential for Room Flashover
What is NFPA 555?
This guide specifies methods for evaluating the potential for room flashover from fire involving the contents, furnishings, and interior finish of a room to help individuals or organizations attempting to implement methods to prevent the occurrence of flashover or, at least, to decrease its probability.
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What does NFPA 555 address?
Methods covered include prevention of ignition; installation of automatic fire suppression systems; control of ventilation factors; and limitation of the heat release rate of individual and grouped room contents, furnishings, and interior finish.
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