The Third Edition of Fire Prevention: Inspection and Code Enforcement has been updated to reflect the 2006 ICC and Uniform Fire Codes. This book features step-by-step explanations and practical examples of the use of model building and fire prevention codes, including detailed information on the legal, economic, and political aspects of the fire inspection process.
A comprehensive guide to the "nuts and bolts" of actually inspecting and enforcing code, topics addressed include:
- Right of entry
- Enforcement authority
- The permit system
- Building limits and types of construction
- Fire protection systems and their maintenance
The convenient, 3-part format helps readers to progress logically from the study of code administration, to inspection, and enforcement procedures.
Ideal for use as a key component of any professional fire-inspector training program, this book also serves as an excellent reference for building and property maintenance inspectors!