Breaking Down NFPA80: Fire & Smoke Damper Inspections

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the International Building and Fire Codes require regular maintenance of fire and smoke dampers. Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJ’s) such as the Joint Commission, fire marshals and insurance risk auditors enforce these requirements. In recent years, multiple municipalities have passed legislation that details the requirements of what it means to be a […]

Accredited Safety: ANAB Certified Damper Inspectors

Within the intricate systems of commercial and industrial buildings, dampers play a vital role in regulating airflow, ensuring optimal ventilation, and maintaining safety standards. The regular inspection of dampers is not only a prudent practice but a necessity for the overall functionality and safety of a building. Having ANSI/ANAB certified damper inspectors conduct your inspections […]