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Fire Protection Handbook

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Edition:
19th
ISBN13:

9780877654742

ISBN10:
0877654743
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
1/1/2003
Publisher(s):
NATL FIRE PROTECTION ASSOC
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Table of Contents

Preface xv
Introduction xvii
Safety in the Built Environment
1(1)
Challenges to Safety in the Built Environment
3(30)
John R. Hall, Jr.
Fundamentals of Safe Building Design
33(18)
Martin W. Johnson
Codes and Standards for the Built Environment
51
Arthur E. Cote
Casey C. Grant
Basics of Fire and Fire Science
1(1)
An Overview of the Fire Problem and Fire Protection
5(32)
John R. Hall, Jr.
Arthur E. Cote
Fundamentals of Fire-Safe Building Design
37(14)
John M. Watts, Jr.
Chemistry and Physics of Fire
51(22)
D. D. Drysdale
Dynamics of Compartment Fire Growth
73(10)
Richard L. P. Custer
Theory of Fire Extinguishment
83(14)
Raymond Friedman
Fundamentals of Fire Detection
97(6)
Richard L. P. Custer
James A. Milke
Basics of Passive Fire Protection
103(16)
Marc L. Janssens
Explosions
119(14)
Robert Zalosh
Environmental Issues in Fire Protection
133
Jane I. Lataille
Information and Analysis for Fire Protection
1(1)
Fire Loss Investigation
5(10)
Richard L. P. Custer
Fire Data Collection and Databases
15(18)
Marty Ahrens
Stan Stewart
Paul L. Cooke
Use of Fire Incident Data and Statistics
33(36)
Marty Ahrens
Patricia Frazier
Jim Heeschen
Introduction to Fire Modeling
69(14)
Craig Beyler
Philip J. DiNenno
Deterministic Computer Fire Models
83(14)
William D. Walton
Douglas J. Carpenter
Christopher B. Wood
Probabilistic Fire Models
97(8)
John M. Watts, Jr.
Fire Hazard Analysis
105(10)
Richard W. Bukowski
Fire Risk Analysis
115(16)
John R. Hall, Jr.
Simplified Fire Growth Calculations
131(16)
Edward K. Budnick
David D. Evans
Harold E. Nelson
Simple Fire Hazard Calculations
147(14)
Morgan J. Hurley
James R. Quiter
Simplified Fire Risk Calculations
161(8)
John M. Watts, Jr.
Applying Models to Fire Protection Engineering Problems and Fire Investigations
169(12)
Richard L. P. Custer
Performance-Based Codes and Standards for Fire Safety
181(16)
Milosh T. Puchovsky
Overview of Performance-Based Fire Protection Design
197(10)
Frederick W. Mowrer
Formats for Fire Hazard Inspecting, Surveying, and Mapping
207
Thomas R. Wood
Human Behavior in Fire Emergencies
1(1)
Human Behavior and Fire
3(30)
John L. Bryan
Calculation Methods for Egress Prediction
33(24)
Rita F. Fahy
Concepts of Egress Design
57
James K. Lathrop
Fire and Life Safety Education
1(1)
Fire and Life Safety Education: A Measure of Fire Department Excellence
3(14)
Meri-K Appy
Dennis Compton
Using Data for Public Education Decision Making
17(14)
John R. Hall, Jr.
Fire and Life Safety Education: Theory and Techniques
31(14)
Edward Kirtley
Reaching High-Risk Groups
45(18)
Sharon Gamache
Understanding Media: Basics for the Twenty-First Century
63(16)
Dena E. Schumacher
Evaluation Techniques for Fire and Life Safety Education
79(16)
Karen Frush
John R. Hall, Jr.
Campus Fire Safety
95(12)
Ed Comeau
Juvenile Firesetting
107
Paul Schwartzman
Fire Prevention
1(1)
Electrical Systems and Appliances
7(48)
Robert M. Milatovich
Control of Electrostatic Ignition Sources
55(10)
Don R. Scarbrough
Thomas H. Pratt
Lightning Protection Systems
65(14)
John M. Caloggero
Emergency and Standby Power Supplies
79(6)
George W. Flach
Heating Systems and Appliances
85(48)
Peter J. Gore Willse
Boiler Furnaces
133(14)
Shelton Ehrlich
Heat Transfer Fluids and Systems
147(6)
John A. LeBlanc
Industrial and Commercial Heat Utilization Equipment
153(22)
Raymond Ostrowski
Oil Quenching and Molten Salt Baths
175(12)
Raymond Ostrowski
Stationary Combustion Engines and Fuel Cells
187(6)
James B. Biggins
Metalworking Processes
193(8)
Paul G. Dobbs
Automated Processing Equipment
201(6)
John F. Bloodgood
Fluid Power Systems
207(4)
Paul K. Schacht
Welding, Cutting, and Other Hot Work
211(10)
August F. Manz
Woodworking Facilities and Processes
221(16)
John M. Cholin
Spray Finishing and Powder Coating
237(12)
Don R. Scarbrough
Dipping and Coating Processes
249(12)
John Katunar III
Plastics Industry and Related Process Hazards
261(12)
George Ouellette
Chemical Processing Equipment
273(14)
Richard F. Schwab
Manufacture and Storage of Aerosol Products
287(10)
David L. Fredrickson
Storage of Flammable and Combustible Liquids
297(18)
Anthony M. Ordile
Storage of Gases
315(6)
Theodore C. Lemoff
Carl Rivkin
Storage and Handling of Chemicals
321(16)
John A. Davenport
Storage and Handling of Solid Fuels
337(10)
Kenneth W. Dungan
Storage and Handling of Records
347(14)
Thomas Goonan
Storage and Handling of Grain Mill Products
361(20)
James E. Maness
Grinding Processes
381(12)
Delwyn D. Bluhm
Refrigeration Systems
393(8)
Henry L. Febo, Jr.
Lasers
401(6)
Yadin David
Semiconductor Manufacturing
407(10)
Roger Benson
Heron Peterkin
Waste Handling and Control
417(24)
Lawrence G. Doucet
Hazardous Waste Control
441(16)
Gary R. Glowinski
Housekeeping Practices
457
L. Jeffrey Mattern
Organizing for Fire and Rescue Services
1(1)
Fire Department Administration and Operations
5(24)
Robin Paulsgrove
Evaluation and Planning of Public Fire Protection
29(22)
John Granito
Fire Department Information Systems
51(16)
Brian P. Duggan
Fire Service Legal Issues
67(6)
Maureen Brodoff
Fire Service Occupational Safety, Medical, and Health Issues
73(12)
Stephen N. Foley
Pre-Incident Planning for Industrial and Commercial Facilities
85(10)
Michael J. Serapiglia
Wildland Fire Management
95(16)
Dan W. Bailey
Richard E. Montague
Public Fire Protection and Hazmat Management
111(18)
Michael S. Hildebrand
Gregory G. Noll
Managing the Response to Hazardous Material Incidents
129(30)
Charles J. Wright
Organizing Rescue Operations
159(10)
Richard Wright
Effect of Building Construction and Fire Protection Systems on Fire Fighter Safety
169(18)
Francis L. ``Frank'' Brannigan
Fire Loss Prevention and Emergency Organizations
187(20)
Thomas F. Barry
Larry Watrous
Emergency Medical Services
207(4)
James O. Page
Fire Prevention and Code Enforcement
211(14)
Ronald R. Farr
Steven F. Sawyer
Training Fire and Emergency Services
225(12)
Douglas P. Forsman
Fire Department Facilities and Fire Training Facilities
237(14)
Nicholas J. Cricenti
Public Emergency Services Communication Systems
251(12)
Evan E. Stauffer
Fire Department Apparatus and Equipment
263(20)
Robert Tutterow
Fire and Emergency Services Protective Clothing and Protective Equipment
283(16)
Bruce W. Teele
Fire Streams
299(12)
Michael A. Wieder
Planning Fire Station Locations
311(8)
Robert C. Barr
Anthony P. Caputo
Alternate Water Supplies
319(14)
Donald C. Freyer
Laurence J. Stewart
Fireground Operations
333
Bernard J. Klaene
Russell Sanders
Materials, Products, and Environments
1(1)
Fire Hazards of Materials
5(8)
Frederic B. Clarke
Combustion Products and Their Effects on Life Safety
13(16)
Gordon E. Hartzell
Wood and Wood-Based Products
29(18)
John M. Cholin
Fire-Retardant and Flame-Resistant Treatments of Cellulosic Materials
47(14)
James R. Shaw
Fibers and Textiles
61(26)
Salvatore A. Chines
Jeffrey O. Stull
Flammable and Combustible Liquids
87(14)
Orville M. Slye, Jr.
Gases
101(22)
Theodore C. Lemoff
Medical Gases
123(10)
Guy R. Colonna
Oxygen-Enriched Atmospheres
133(16)
Coleman J. Bryan
Joel M. Stoltzfus
Plastics and Rubber
149(24)
Guy R. Colonna
Pesticides
173(10)
Greg Moerer
Larry Thompson
Matthew Woody
Explosives and Blasting Agents
183(10)
Lon D. Santis
Deflagration (Explosion) Venting
193(8)
Richard F. Schwab
Explosion Prevention and Protection
201(20)
Erdem A. Ural
Henry W. Garzia
Dusts
221(12)
Richard F. Schwab
Metals
233(10)
Robert W. Nelson
Upholstered Furniture and Mattresses
243(26)
Vytenis Babrauskas
Air-Moving Equipment
269
Jane I. Lataille
Detection and Alarm
1(1)
Fire Alarm Systems
5(12)
Wayne D. Moore
Automatic Fire Detectors
17(18)
James C. Roberts
Notification Appliances
35(8)
Robert P. Schifiliti
Fire Alarm System Interfaces
43(12)
Fred Leber
Fire Alarm Systems: Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance
55(24)
John M. Cholin
Household Fire Warning Equipment
79(10)
Richard W. Bukowski
Fire Protection Surveillance and Fire Guard Services
89(8)
Lawrence Wenzel
Gas and Vapor Detection Systems and Monitors
97(14)
John M. Cholin
Carbon Monoxide Detection in Residential Occupancies
111
Art Black
Water-Based Suppression
1(1)
Characteristics and Hazards of Water and Water Additives for Fire Suppression
7(12)
John A. Frank
Fixed Water Storage Facilities for Fire Protection
19(18)
William E. Wilcox
Water Distribution Systems
37(22)
Gerald R. Schultz
Water Supply Requirements for Public Supply Systems
59(12)
Lawrence J. Wenzel
Hydraulics for Fire Protection
71(26)
Kenneth W. Linder
Determining Water Supply Adequacy
97(14)
Gerald R. Schultz
Stationary Fire Pumps
111(18)
J. D. Jensen
Power Supplies and Controllers for Motor-Driven Fire Pumps
129(30)
James S. Nasby
Milosh T. Puchovsky
Principles of Automatic Sprinkler System Performance
159(12)
Russell P. Fleming
Automatic Sprinklers
171(14)
Kenneth E. Isman
Automatic Sprinkler Systems
185(28)
Milosh T. Puchovsky
Sprinkler Systems for Storage Facilities
213(22)
James E. Golinveaux
Joseph B. Hankins
Hanging and Bracing of Water-Based Fire Protection Systems
235(12)
Russell P. Fleming
Residential Sprinkler Systems
247(18)
Daniel Madrzykowski
Russell P. Fleming
Water Spray Protection
265(10)
Christopher L. Vollman
Ultra-High-Speed Suppression Systems for Explosive Hazards
275(26)
Robert M. Gagnon
Water Mist Fire Suppression Systems
301(50)
Jack R. Mawhinney
Standpipe and Hose Systems
351(18)
Jeffrey M. Shapiro
Care and Maintenance of Water-Based Extinguishing Systems
369(22)
James M. Fantauzzi
David R. Hague
Water Supplies for Sprinkler Systems
391(12)
Wayne M. Martin
Microbiologically Influenced Corrosion in Fire Sprinkler Systems
403
Bruce H. Clarke
Anthony M. Aguilera
Fire Suppression without Water
1(1)
Halogenated Agents and Systems
3(18)
Gary M. Taylor
Direct Halon Replacement Agents and Systems
21(44)
Philip J. DiNenno
Carbon Dioxide and Application Systems
65(12)
Thomas J. Wysocki
Chemical Extinguishing Agents and Application Systems
77(14)
James D. Lake
Foam Extinguishing Agents and Systems
91(28)
Joseph L. Scheffey
Fire Extinguisher Use and Maintenance
119(22)
Mark T. Conroy
Extinguishing Agents and Application Techniques for Combustible Metal Fires
141
Robert W. Nelson
Confining Fires
1(1)
Building and Site Planning for Fire Safety
5(12)
Albert M. Comly, Jr.
Building Construction
17(26)
Richard J. Davis
Interior Finish
43(18)
Donald W. Belles
Structural Integrity during Fire
61(32)
Peter J. Gore Willse
Confinement of Fire in Buildings
93(20)
Harold D. Hicks, Jr.
Smoke Movement in Buildings
113(14)
James A. Milke
John H. Klote
Venting Practices
127(18)
Gunnar Heskestad
Structural Fire Safety in One- and Two-Family Dwellings
145(6)
Richard A. Morris
Ventilation of Commercial Cooking Operations
151(14)
David P. Demers
Special Structures
165(18)
Wayne D. Holmes
Evaluating Structural Damage
183(14)
David J. Hammond
Paul R. De Cicco
Building Transportation Systems
197(14)
Edward A. Donoghue
Fire Hazards of Construction, Alteration, and Demolition of Buildings
211(10)
Richard J. Davis
Miscellaneous Building Services
221(16)
John E. Kampmeyer
Air-Conditioning and Ventilating Systems
237
William A. Webb
Systems Approaches to Property Classes
1(1)
Assessing Life Safety in Buildings
5(10)
John M. Watts, Jr.
Occupancies in Special Structures and High-Rise Buildings
15(14)
Wayne D. Holmes
Assembly Occupancies
29(12)
Gregory E. Harrington
Mercantile Occupancies
41(8)
Ed Schultz
Business Occupancies
49(10)
Brian L. Marburger
Educational and Day-Care Occupancies
59(8)
Catherine L. Stashak
Detention and Correctional Facilities
67(10)
Thomas W. Jaeger
Healthcare Occupancies
77(18)
Daniel J. O'Connor
Board and Care Facilities
95(8)
Philip R. Jose
Lodging Occupancies
103(10)
April Leyla Berkol
Thomas G. Daly
Apartment Buildings
113(12)
Kenneth Bush
Lodging or Rooming Houses
125(4)
Alfred J. Longhitano
Mario A. Antonetti
One- and Two-Family Dwellings
129(6)
Harry L. Bradley
Manufactured Housing and Recreational Vehicles
135(12)
A. Elwood Willey
Walter P. Sterling
Storage Occupancies
147(12)
Bruce W. Hisley
Cultural Resources
159(24)
Danny L. McDaniel
Warehouse and Storage Operations
183(18)
Jeffrey Moore
Materials-Handling Equipment
201(12)
Richard E. Munson
Industrial Occupancies
213(10)
David P. Demers
Motion Picture and Television Studios and Soundstages
223(6)
Raymond A. Grill
Food Processing Facilities
229(8)
Jane I. Lataille
Solvent Extraction
237(8)
C. Louis Kingsbaker
Protection of Wastewater Treatment Plants
245(14)
James F. Wheeler
Fire Protection of Laboratories Using Chemicals
259(8)
Ray H. Richards
Fire Protection of Telecommunications Facilities
267(12)
Ralph E. Transue
Protection of Electronic Equipment
279(8)
Robert J. Pearce
Electric Generating Plants
287(8)
Leonard R. Hathaway
Nuclear Facilities
295(10)
Wayne D. Holmes
Mining and Mineral Processing
305
Larry J. Moore
Transportation Fire Safety
1(1)
Motor Vehicles
3(14)
Larry Strawhorn
Alternative Fuels for Vehicles
17(24)
Carl H. Rivkin
Fixed Guideway Transit and Passenger Rail Systems
41(10)
Frank J. Cihak
Rail Transportation Systems
51(24)
James P. Gourley
Arthur Candenquist
Scott Gorton
Aviation
75(16)
Thomas J. Lett
Marine Vessels
91(36)
Randall Eberly
Guy R. Colonna
Fire Protection for Road Tunnels
127
Arthur G. Bendelius
App A Tables and Charts 1(1)
Vytenis Babrauskas
App B SI Units and Conversion Tables 1(1)
Robert P. Benedetti
App C What Time Has Crystallized into Good Practice: The Fire Protection Handbook from 1896 to 2003 1(1)
Gordon P. ``Mac'' McKinnon
App D Global Organizations with Fire Protection Interests 1(1)
Richard Candee
App E Organizations with Fire Protection Interests in the United States 1(1)
Robine Andrau
App F Official NFPA Documents (Complete List as of July 19, 2002) 1(1)
Leona Attenasio Nisbet
Index 1


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