// CODE SNIPPET
184.108.40.206.3 Obstacle Fires
JUMP TO FULL CODE CHAPTER
Selection of a fire extinguisher for this type of hazard shall be based on one of the following:
- Extinguisher containing a vapor-suppressing foam agent
- * Multiple extinguishers containing non-vapor-suppressing Class B agents intended for simultaneous application
- Larger capacity extinguishers of 10 lb (4.54 kg) or greater and a minimum discharge rate of 1 lb/sec (0.45 kg/sec)
Related Code Sections
220.127.116.11.3 Fire Protection Systems, Obstacle Fires
Selection of a fire extinguisher for this type of hazard shall be based on one of the following: Extinguisher containing a vapor-suppressing foam ...
Fire Code 2018 of West Virginia > 13 Fire Protection Systems > 13.6 Portable Fire Extinguishers > 13.6.2 Selection of Portable Fire Extinguishers > 18.104.22.168 Selection for Specific Hazards > 22.214.171.124.3 Obstacle Fires
1025.2.5 Means of Egress, Obstacles
Obstacles at or below 6 feet 6 inches (1981 mm) in height and projecting more than 4 inches (102 mm) into the egress path shall be outlined ...
Building Code 2015 of West Virginia > 10 Means of Egress > 1025 Luminous Egress Path Markings > 1025.2 Markings Within Exit Components > 1025.2.5 Obstacles
(D) Special Occupancies, Solid Obstacles
) to any solid obstacle that is not a part of the equipment (such as steelworks, walls, weather guards, mounting brackets, pipes, or other electrical ...
National Electrical Code 2017 of West Virginia > 5 Special Occupancies > 505 Zone 0, 1, and 2 Locations > 505.7 Special Precaution > (D) Solid Obstacles
61.2.2 Aerosol Products, Building Construction
Openings in fire walls or fire barriers shall be kept to a minimum. [ 30B: 4.2.1 ...
Fire Code 2018 of West Virginia > 61 Aerosol Products > 61.2 Basic Requirements > 61.2.2 Building Construction
126.96.36.199.5.8* Fire Protection Systems,
The light path of projected beam-type detectors shall be kept clear of opaque obstacles at all times. [ 72: 188.8.131.52.8] ...
Fire Code 2018 of West Virginia > 13 Fire Protection Systems > 13.7 Detection, Alarm, and Communications Systems > 13.7.4 Automatic Fire Detectors > 184.108.40.206 Location > 220.127.116.11.5* Projected Beam-Type Smoke Detectors > 18.104.22.168.5.8*