Fundamentals of Fire Protection for the Safety Professional
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Description: Industrial fires pose one of the greatest threats to organizations in terms of financial, human, and property losses. Understanding fire safety basics, the physics of fire, and the properties and classes of common hazards is key to designing fire safety management programs that not only protect an organization's assets but also ensure the safe evacuation of all involved. Fundamentals of Fire Protection for the Safety Professional takes an in-depth look at fire hazards in the workplace--from fire hazards of common process materials to the building construction itself--and provides practical fire safety principles that can be applied in any work environment. Readers will learn how to develop emergency action plans and fire prevention plans, implement effective alarm and detection systems and fire extinguishment systems, and develop a comprehensive fire program management plan that includes compliance with the standards by the following organizations: - Federal Emergency Management Agency - Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Environmental Protection Agency - National Fire Protection Association Each chapter includes a chapter summary and sample problems, making this an ideal training tool in the workplace or the classroom. Answers to chapter questions and a comprehensive glossary and index are provided at the end of the book.
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All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
List price: $106.00
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Government Institutes
Publication date: 9/1/2005
Size: 6.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
|Introduction to industrial fire protection|
|Chemistry and physics of fire|
|Common and special hazards|
|Mechanical and chemical explosions|
|Life safety in buildings|
|Alarm and detection systems|
|U.S. environmental protection agency's integrated contingency plan|