NFPA Journal - May/June 2012 - (Page 67)

C E 2012 RELATED CONFERENCE SESSIONS NFPA 13–2013: Changes for Installation Requirements Monday, June 11, 8–9 a.m. NFPA 13–2013: Changes for Storage Requirements Monday, June 11 9:30–10:30 a.m. NFPA 13, 13R, and 13D–2013: Changes for Residential Requirements Monday, June 11, 11 a.m.–noon ONLINE For more information on the annual conference and its education sessions, visit 13 things you need to know about the 2013 edition of NFPA 13 by MATT KLAUS IN JUNE, A NEW EDITION of NFPA 13, Installation of Sprinkler Systems, will be presented at the Association Technical Meeting at NFPA’s Annual Conference & Expo in Las Vegas. The NFPA 13 technical committees have spent many hours reviewing hundreds of concepts and discussing their merits for inclusion, or elimination, from the next edition of the standard. The 2013 edition of NFPA 13, along with NFPA 13R, Installation of Sprinkler Systems in Residential Occupancies Up To and Including Four Stories in Height, and NFPA 13D, Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One- and Two-Family Dwellings and Manufactured Homes, contain a number of changes, some of which will be met with certified amending motions (CAMs) at the technical meeting. The following topics highlight just some of the issues in store for the new edition. 13 3 ILLUSTRATION: CELIA JOHNSON MAY/JUNE 2012 NFPA JOURNAL 67

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of NFPA Journal - May/June 2012

Nfpa Journal - May/june 2012
First Word
In a Flash
Heads Up
Structural Ops
In Compliance
Buzz Words
Electrical Safety
Wildfire Watch
Treasurer's Report
Signal Concern
Giant Steps
Sprinklered Menagerie?
Free Samples
Eye on Health Care
Membership: The Sections
Expo Preview: Exhibitors' Showcase
Looking Back

NFPA Journal - May/June 2012