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Industrial Fire Protection Handbook

2nd Edition

By R. Craig Schroll

CRC Press

252 pages

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Fundamentally, fire prevention and control refer to systems and practices that increase a facility's ability to avoid fires, limit the development and spread of fires, and rapidly and effectively control fires. Changing safety codes and regulations along with recent technological advances have rendered the first edition of this popular handbook som

Table of Contents

Introduction. Nature of The Problem. Fire Behavior. Loss Control Programs. Life Safety. Hazard Control. Installed Fire Protection. Portable Fire Extinguishers. Emergency Planning. Emergency Teams & Fire Brigades. Coping With a Fire. Appendices.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCI026000
SCIENCE / Environmental Science
TEC017000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety
TEC021000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Material Science