What is the value of fire detection and suppression systems in all types of occupies? Have you seen these type of systems in use and how have they assisted in a fire situation?
You are the lieutenant of a fire company and are assigned to conduct a preplan on the site of a new Type I high-rise that is currently under construction. As you preplan the building, please explain the advantages and disadvantages of this construction type and how it makes your job easier, or more difficult, in the event of an emergency.
Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You are required to use at least your textbook as source material for your response. All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations.
Compare and contrast steel and concrete construction including the fire resistance properties of each.