Fire Protection Books

  • Occupational Health and Safety; Protective Clothing

    Occupational Health and Safety—standard practices and guides look at the health and safety aspects of various working environments. Standards also cover hazard communications and the safe handling of metal working fluids. Protective Clothing—standards evaluate the performance of biological, chemical, physical, flame-resistant, and ...

  • Occupational Health and Safety; Protective Clothing

    Occupational Health and Safety—standard practices and guides look at the health and safety aspects of various working environments. Standards also cover hazard communications and the safe handling of metal working fluids. Protective Clothing—standards evaluate the performance of biological, chemical, physical, flame-resistant, and ...

  • Occupational Health and Safety; Protective Clothing

    Volume 11.03 covers:Occupational Health and Safety—standard practices and guides look at the health and safety aspects of various working environments. Standards also cover hazard communications, the safe handling of metal working fluids and single crystal ceramic whiskers. Protective Clothing—standards evaluate the performance of ...

  • Occupational Health and Safety; Protective Clothing

    Volume 11.03 covers:Occupational Health and Safety—standard practices and guides look at the health and safety aspects of various working environments. Standards also cover hazard communications, the safe handling of metal working fluids and single crystal ceramic whiskers. Protective Clothing—standards evaluate the performance of ...

  • Occupational Health and Safety; Protective Clothing

    Volume 11.03 covers:Occupational Health and Safety—standard practices and guides look at the health and safety aspects of various working environments. Standards also cover hazard communications, the safe handling of metal working fluids and single crystal ceramic whiskers. Protective Clothing—standards evaluate the performance of ...

  • Occupational Health and Safety; Protective Clothing

    Volume 11.03 covers:Occupational Health and Safety—standard practices and guides look at the health and safety aspects of various working environments. Standards also cover hazard communications, the safe handling of metal working fluids and single crystal ceramic whiskers. Protective Clothing—standards evaluate the performance of ...

  • The Art and Science of Lightning Protection

    A lightning strike to an unprotected object or system can be disastrous - in the United States lightning is responsible for over 30% of all electric power failures, causes billions of dollars worth of property damage, and an average of 85 fatalities a year. This accessible text describes all aspects of lightning protection and includes many ...

  • Fire Protection: Systems and Response

    The modern definition of firefighter no longer means “putting the wet stuff on the red stuff.” Emergency responders answer incidents ranging from fire alarm activations to elevator rescues and medical emergencies more often than full-blown fires. Consequently, responders increasingly interface with a wide array of building systems. Underscoring ...

  • LNG Fire Protection and Emergency Response (2007 Edition)

    Part of the BP Process Safety series, this book is intended for fire and emergency responders, design engineers, project engineers, facility operators, and safety professionals. The title aims to improve understanding of the nature and hazards of LNG and the special fire hazards management and emergency response measures required for such ...

  • OSHA Compliance: A Simplified National Guide

    Make compliance with worker protection regulatory requirements easy to understand with this must-have publication. Use it to identify compliance issues that already apply to your workplace or anticipate those that are likely to make their way into your regulatory agenda. Information is presented in question-and-answer format to allow you to easily ...

  • Industrial Fire Protection Handbook, Second Edition

    Fundamentally, fire prevention and control refer to systems and practices that increase a facility´s ability to avoid fires, limit the development and spread of fires, and rapidly and effectively control fires. Changing safety codes and regulations along with recent technological advances have rendered the first edition of this popular handbook ...

  • The Design and Layout of Fire Sprinkler Systems, Second Edition

    Although effective fire sprinkler systems are crucial to public safety, for years, the designers of those systems had few published resources to reference and guide them through their design processes. The first edition of this book changed all that, and now The Design and Layout of Fire Sprinkler Systems Second Edition suits their needs even ...

  • ASTM's Role in Performance-Based Fire Codes and Standards

    Performance-based fire codes and standards are documents that state goals for determining when performance is achieved. They include rules and procedures and usually involve testing and modeling. This unique new ASTM publication presents 12 peer-reviewed papers that give you an overview of performance-based initiatives in the United States and ...

  • Fire and Flammability of Furnishings and Contents of Buildings

    An up-to-date review of furniture flammability and test methods for measuring the flammability of contents and furnishings of buildings. 14 peer-reviewed papers cover the development of fire tests and regulation on: • Upholstered Furniture • Bedding • Wall and Floor Coverings • Apparel • Cabinetry The papers ...

  • Fire Hazard and Fire Risk Assessment

    Take an up-to-date look at fire hazard and fire risk assessment techniques. 16 peer-reviewed papers represent fir broad categories: • Introduction to Fire Hazard and Fire Risk Assessment• Use of Fire Tests for Fire Hazard Assessment• Fire Hazard Assessment• Fire Risk Assessment • Fire Risk Assessment and Building Codes. ...

  • BBP For Fire And Rescue (Handbook)

    For your firefighters and rescue teams, fire is not the only risk. Bloodborne diseases pose a threat as well. Firefighters and rescue workers face the greatest risk of exposure to bloodborne pathogens. This important handbook examines the threat on the job and offers precautions and guidelines to follow, so that saving someone's life doesn't ...

  • API SPEC 12P Standard for Exploration & Production

    GeneralThis specification covers material, design, fabrication, and testing requirements for fiberglass reinforced plastic (FRP) tanks. Only shop-fabricated, vertical, cylindrical tanks are covered. Tanks covered by this specification are intended for above ground and atmospheric pressure service. Unsupported cone bottom tanks are outside the ...

  • BBP For Fire And Rescue (Video)

    For your firefighters and rescue teams, fire is not the only risk. Bloodborne diseases pose a threat as well. Firefighters and rescue workers face the greatest risk of exposure to bloodborne pathogens. This important program examines the threat on the job and offers precautions and guidelines to follow, so that saving someone's life doesn't ...

  • Arc Flash: Safety Awareness (Video)

    Untangle the complex facts on three common electrical hazards: electrical shock, arc flash and arc blast. Every day, 16 workers are injured in electrical accidents - some fatally. Give your workers comprehensive grounding on safety measures that comply with NFPA Standard 70E. This award-winning program explains the facts on electrical shock, arc ...

  • API STD 2510 For Petroleum Refining Standards

    1 ScopeThis standard covers the design, construction, and location of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) installations at marine and pipeline terminals, natural gas processing plants, refineries, petrochemical plants, or tank farms. This standard covers storage vessels, loading and unloading systems, piping, or and related equipment.1.1 The size and ...

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