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1

For construction projects the fire department may be allowed to require what before construction begins

Installation of mains and hydrants

2

Construction elevator

Temporary, manual elevator constructed on outside of building fro construction purposes. Removed once building is done. Fd may have to use it

3

Material hoist

Intended only to move construction material. Not to be used for personnel, not same safety features

4

With construction projects, a lighted stairwell is required for buildings over

4 stories or 50 ft

5

Fire prevention usually requires what during and after torch use

Fire watch

6

Temporary fire protection must be installed on some large scale or long term projects. They include what systems

Standpipes
Sprinklers

7

Fire exit Type for existing occupants in a side not undergoing expansion to allow them through the expansion portion

Fire rated tunnels

8

Danger of unprotected buildings in demolition

Possibility of extension to other buildings still in use

9

With demolition, structural members are being removed, during fire a primary concern is

Structural collapse

10

Construction sites are difficult to gain access to because

Fenced or barricaded for public saftey