Interested in promoting the use of residential sprinklers within Kansas and Missouri? NFPA has developed state-specific Fire Sprinkler Coalitions to educate and advocate on behalf of the benefits for fire sprinkler safety in order to enhance the well being of consumers and fire fighters alike. Learn more about the Kansas Fire Sprinkler Coalition or the Missouri Fire Sprinkler Coalition.
The City of Olathe is reforming its Board of Code Review, and they are in search of a fire protection professional to serve as part of the Board. Interested persons should reach out to Brad Henson with the City of Olathe, at email@example.com.
From the Kansas State Fire Marshal:
The Office of the Kansas State Fire Marshal is preparing to update our adopted codes and standards and we would like to offer you the opportunity to provide comments or other input. In the upcoming months we will begin preparing the regulations to adopt and a formal public hearing and comment period will be scheduled. At this time, we wanted to solicit any input and give everyone the opportunity to become involved in the process as early as possible.
We are currently operating under the 2006 International Building Code (IBC), 2006 International Fire Code (IFC), 2006 NFPA 101 Life Safety Code, and various other NFPA documents.
Please see the list of the intended codes and standards to be adopted.
Questions and concerns should be sent to: Mende Barnett, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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