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Timber Proposal Raises Fire Service Concerns

From TMS Sustainability E-News
June 30, 2019

The newly-passed “Tall Mass Timber” code additions to the International Building Code (IBC) 2021 Edition have raised fire safety concerns -- primarily in regards to fire service access. Fighting fires beyond the reach of the tallest aerial apparatuses, fire pump, sprinkler dependency, and more are among the vital questions.

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