Inspector Training June 12
The members of the Capital Region Fire Sprinkler Association (CRFSA), in partnership with the Fairfax County Fire & Rescue Department, present the continuation of the training series "Developed for the Inspector" focusing on Fire Protection Systems in High-Rise Buildings. Presentations are as follows:
- Fire Protection and Code Challenges
- Hydraulic Calculation of Standpipe System NFPA 14 Standpipe Systems
- Regulating Pressure in High-Rise Applications
- NFPA 20 Fire Pumps 2019 Editions Updates
New Technology Fee for Land Development Transactions
On July 1, 2019, Land Development Services (LDS) and the Fire Marshal’s Office will begin assessing a 4% technology surcharge on fees for building and site-related transactions and certain Fire Marshal fees.
Testing Electric-Powered Fire Pumps
Effective April 1, 2018, fire inspectors from the Fairfax County Fire Marshal’s Office will not witness or be a party to any fire pump test in which fire pump testing technicians do not wear proper protective equipment to protect against the potential arc flash hazards.