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Document ID (ISN)56985
CIS number 91-2006
Year 1991
Convention or series no. FPA Fire Prevention Design Guide FPDG 6
Title Fire protection equipment
Bibliographic information The Fire Protection Association, 140 Aldersgate Street, London EC1A 4HX, United Kingdom, Aug. 1991. 11p. Illus. 12 ref.
Abstract This data sheet concerns a four-part linked system of fire defence comprising detection, warning, calling the fire brigade and immediate attack. Contents: manually operated warning systems; automatic fire detection and alarm systems (suitability of smoke, heat and flame detectors); automatic fire detection and extinguishing systems (water sprinkler and spray systems, gas extinguishing systems, foam); portable fire extinguishing equipment (portable extinguishers, fire points, hose reels, hydrant systems).
Descriptors (primary) fire fighting; United Kingdom; fire detection; fire protection; fire alarms
Descriptors (secondary) smoke detectors; automatic fire protection; portable fire extinguishers; data sheet; water spray extinguishing systems; foam extinguishing systems; sprinkler systems
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Fires