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      Joint Commission Portable Space Heaters

      Q: Could you please clear up a concern related to section 19.7.8 of the 2012 Life Safety Code, that addresses Portable Space-Heating Devices? Section…

      Bob Armbrister | Apr 22, 2019
      Article Portable Space Heaters

      Continuing in a series of strange things that I have seen while consulting at hospitals...

      Bob Armbrister | May 17, 2018
      Q&A Portable Space Heaters

      Q: Are portable heaters permitted in long term care facilities in offices and other locations?

      Bob Armbrister | Sep 21, 2015
      Q&A Portable Space Heaters

      Q: As the cold weather starts to creep up on us I'm continuously asked by staff if they can have a personnel heater in their office space (not patient…

      Bob Armbrister | Jan 26, 2015
      HVAC Article Portable Space Heaters

      As I write this posting, it is very cold in Northern Illinois. Keeping a healthcare facility warm and cozy for staff is always a challenge in cold…

      Bob Armbrister | Jan 6, 2013
      Q&A Portable Space Heaters

      Q: We have a contractor who wants to use a propane gas-fired portable heater to warm an unoccupied space that is currently under renovation in the…

      Bob Armbrister | Nov 1, 2010