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Smoke Alarm Recall

Smoke alarms recalled due to risk of failure to alert Last week, Universal Security Instruments announced a recall of about 180,000 10-year battery-operated ionization smoke and fire alarms sold in the United States. The manufacturer received 134 reports of failure to properly activate The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and the Universal Security Instruments websites

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Madison Fire District Seeking Part-Time Fire Inspector

Madison Fire District is seeking to fill the position of Part-time Fire Safety Inspector.  Please click on the link below to read the public notice for further information: Madison Fire District Part-time Fire Safety Inspector Job Posting 4-18-19  

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NFPA 72/NFPA25 Combined Training

This one day course is offered jointly by NFSA and AFAA and is scheduled for Tuesday April 23 at the Rock-n-Roll Hall of Fame and Museum.  Please follow the link for more info.

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NFSA Offers Additional Ohio Training Courses

The National Fire Sprinkler Association is offering training in fire sprinklers for storage occupancies.  The course is scheduled to be held on April 9th and 10th in Pataskala, OH near Columbus and offers BBS approved con-ed hours.  Please follow the link for more information.  

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Technical Bulletin – SFM Food Trucks February 2019

Attached, please find a Technical Bulletin (TB) issued today by the Ohio Department of Commerce, Division of State Fire Marshal (SFM).  TB19-001, Ohio Regulations Regarding Mobile Food Units (with Checklist), offers guidance regarding fire safety and the operation of mobile food units in Ohio.   This TB supersedes all prior TBs regarding mobile food units

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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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