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Control Valves

Q: Are we allowed to remove the 1½-inch fire hose valves in our hospital? The local fire department would not even have a means of using them? A: Section 46122 …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Jan 7, 2019
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Q: I have 3 Post Indicator Valves (PIV) and 1 Wall Post Indicator Valve (WPIV). I'm not finding anything in NFPA in regards to the testing frequency. My PIVs and …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Aug 7, 2015
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I was recently a bystander amongst a discussion of healthcare facility industry experts, debating the NFPA requirements concerning the accessibility of medical gas shutoff valves in healthcare institutions. The original …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Dec 4, 2014

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