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June 19, 2011

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    NEWS AND INFORMATION FOR THE FIRE PROTECTION ENGINEERING TEAM      
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 Issue No. 466  ISSN 1554-074X      http://www.etnews.org   6-19-2011  
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- News
- Journal
- Employment
- Seminar Schedule
- Comments & Acknowledgements 
 
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NEWS
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2011 AFAA Person of the Year 
Congratulations to John Drucker, Fire Protection Subcode Official,
Borough of Red Bank, New Jersey 
 
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NFPA Issues Updated Safety Alert Regarding Antifreeze in Sprinkler 
Systems
FireEngineering.com
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) will be offering free 
live Web updates on changes to NFPA sprinkler-related codes. The 
changes were brought about by Tentative Interim Amendments (TIAs) 
regarding the use of antifreeze in sprinkler ... 
http://www.fireengineering.com/index/welcomeRB.articles.fire-
engineering.prevention-__protection.fire-prevention-news.2011.06.nfpa-
antifreeze-update.html?cName=rbfirecone 
 
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Carbon monoxide detector law takes effect July 1
The Desert Sun
All single-family homes in California with attached garages must have 
a carbon monoxide detector starting July 1 when a new state law takes 
effect. Owners of apartment buildings have until Jan. 1, 2013, to 
comply with the law. ... 
http://www.mydesert.com/article/20110615/NEWS01/110615010/Carbon-
monoxide-detector-law-takes-effect-July-1?odyssey=
tab|topnews|text|Frontpage 
 
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UL Provides Suggested Guidelines to AHJs for Third Party Listing 
Organizations ...
PR Newswire (press release)
UL's announcement comes in anticipation of a September 14, 2011 OSHA 
imposed deadline, in which OSHA will officially be removing NFPA 72 
from its list of OSHA Accreditation standards. According to the OSHA 
Federal Register Notice, "Such standards do ... 
http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/ul-provides-suggested-
guidelines-to-ahjs-for-third-party-listing-organizations-assessing-
alarm-certificate-service-providers-123806239.html 
 
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NFPA Encourages Outreach via Social Media
Firehouse.com
The NFPA is hopping on the social media bandwagon, and they recommend 
other fire agencies do the same. Social media is one of the fastest 
growing modes of communication ever developed, and the National Fire 
Protection Association (NFPA) is hopping on ... 
http://www.firehouse.com/news/top-headlines/nfpa-encourages-outreach-
social-media 
 
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Inspect2GO Releases Mobile App Checklist Technology for Regulatory and
Safety ...
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
... FEMA, EPA, DOT, MIL, ISO, NFPA, DOE, CFR and more. The mobile apps
are ideal for reporting on safety conditions and code violations, 
performing regulatory audits and maintaining quality standards. 
Instead of carrying clipboard, pen, and papers, ... 
http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/g/a/2011/06/14/
prweb8560719.DTL 
 
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Happy Dad's Day! 
 
- Mike 
 
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SEMINAR SCHEDULE
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Download our course outlines here -> http://tinyurl.com/4xfydyk 
 
Download seminar sponsorship information here -> tinyurl.com/3w8hgbv 
  
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June 21-23, 2011 - Plano, TX 
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Fire Alarm System Testing and Inspection 
Fire Alarm Plan Review 
Understanding IBC Fire Alarm Requirements (NICET)  
http://www.afaa.org/PDF/Seminars/2011/TI_PR_IBC_Dallas_Jun2011.pdf 
 
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June 27, 2011 - The Ether
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Jump into Fire! Selling Fire Alarm Services 
Presented by Mike Baker with AFAA 
http://www.afaa.org/Training/Webinars.aspx 
 
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June 28-30, 2011 - Spokane, WA 
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Fire Alarm System Testing and Inspection 
Intermediate Fire Alarm (NICET I & II) updated for new CBT 
http://www.afaa.org/pdf/TI_IntFA_Spokane_Jun2011.pdf 
 
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July 12-14, 2011 - Phoenix, AZ 
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Jump into Fire! (NEW) 
Basic Fire Alarm 
Understanding IBC-2009 Fire Alarm Requirements 
http://www.afaa.org/PDF/Seminars/2011/JIF_BasFA_IBC_Phoenix_Jul2011.pdf 
 
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June 25-29, 2011 - Anchorage, AK 
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Sponsored (closed) seminars.
 
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August 2-4, 2011 - Omaha, NE 
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Fire Alarm System Testing and Inspection 
Intermediate Fire Alarm (NICET I & II) updated for new CBT 
http://www.afaa.org/PDF/Seminars/2011/TI_IntFA_Omaha_Aug2011.pdf 
 
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17th Annual Baker Family Camping Jubilee and Drama Tryouts 
 
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August 18-29, 2011 - Portland, OR 
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Sponsored (closed) seminars. 
 
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August 23-25, 2011 - Houston, TX 
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Sponsored (closed) seminars. 
 
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