Inspection Course

Protection of Openings

It is not uncommon for unburned pyrolysis products to flow out of the area of initial involvement, mix with air, and ignite - EXTENSION.

Properly maintained opening protection is essential to containing the fire until suppression activities have been initiated. The inspector must ensure nothing has been done to nullify the protection of openings.


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FPT 102 - Fire Prevention and Inspection // Instructor: Kevin M. Kolb        Slide #1