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NFSA Membership – AHJ Special

 NFSA is offering free AHJ membership for one year.  If you intend on taking any classes I highly recommend signing up for this promotion sooner rather than later. NFSA is a great association for education and information on sprinkler systems.   AHJ Promotional Membership

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Part-time Fire Inspector Job – Concord Twp.

Concord Township Fire department is seeking an experienced, energetic, self-motivated individual for the position of Full Time Fire safety Inspector Job Posting Part Time Fire Safety Inspector.1.16.19

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CO Advisory Momo

Please see the attached Joint Advisory Statement issued by the Ohio Apartment Association and the Ohio Department of Commerce, Division of State Fire Marshal (SFM) regarding new  Ohio Fire Code provisions that require carbon monoxide detection in certain new and existing occupancies.  This advisory statement is a concise explanation of the new requirements and should

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Pharmacies and Use of Key Boxes

Attached to this announcement is Technical Bulletin #18-008 regarding the use of Key Boxes and Pharmacies published by the Division of State Fire Marshal referencing the Ohio Fire Code. fire_TB18-008 – Key Boxes at Pharmacy Locations

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Lifetone Recall of Bedside Fire Alarm Clock

Lifetone Technology has issued a recall notice for roughly 10,000 HLAC151 bedside fire alarm and clock units due to a defect that can cause the device to malfunction and fail to fully alert consumers to a fire. This recall affects models with serial numbers ranging from AC160600001-AC160604102 and AC170100001-AC170106030. The bedside alarm and clock is

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It’s Fire Prevention Week

Here is some historical background on the origin of Fire Prevention Week in the United States Fire Prevention week history

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State Fire Marshal Proposes Amendments to the Fire Code

Please be advised that the Ohio Department of Commerce, Division of State Fire Marshal (SFM) is filing a rule errata/amendment package with the Common Sense Initiative to amend selected portions of the Ohio Fire Code, also known as Ohio Administrative Code (OAC) sections 1301:7-7-01 through 1301:7-7-80.  Specifically, amendments are being made to Rules 1 (and

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CO Alarms and the New Code

Carbon Monoxide Detectors in New and Existing Building with flowchart requirements. fire_TB18-001 Carbon Monoxide Detectors with Flow Chart

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