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Ambulatory Care OccupancyLife Safety CodeArticleFire Drills

I spoke at an Infection Control conference last week in St Louis, sponsored by the Excellentia Advisory Group. There were 13 different presentations made but mine was the only one …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Apr 30, 2015
Q&AAlcohol Based Hand Rub DispensersGift ShopsHelium

Q: Can we have a helium tank if secured properly in gift shop? And what are requirements for hand sanitizer locations- location to switches or outlets? A: Provided the tank …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Apr 27, 2015
Q&ADoorsSoiled Utility RoomSigns (Life Safety Code)

Q: Are you aware of any door signage requirements for soiled utility rooms and/or trash rooms? A: There is no Life Safety Code requirement for signs on a soiled utility …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Apr 20, 2015

Q: I am working on an aesthetic corridor remodel for a hospital. Can you please tell me if there are specific requirements as to handrail locations (i.e- one side of the …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Apr 13, 2015

Just a note today informing you I need to take a break from my regular blogs for a while. Due to an increase in workload, speaking engagements, a commitment to …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Apr 9, 2015

Q: We have a construction project that involves removing all of the ceiling tiles in the area. Do we have to relocate the sprinklers heads to within 12" from the …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Apr 6, 2015
Ambulatory Care OccupancyLife Safety CodeArticle

A reader asked me recently what the Life Safety Code differences were between a new construction ambulatory healthcare occupancy, and an existing construction ambulatory healthcare occupancy. I did not immediately …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Apr 2, 2015

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