The value of virtual conferences, such as the recently held ICT Direct Winter 2023 online event sponsored by BICSI, is the sheer volume of sessions available with a click of the mouse. Attending this event gave me the opportunity to explore several learning tracks at my own pace, allowing a way for me to meet my certification requirements while balancing my current workload. (Read more about the future of ICT.)
Why don’t sprinkler systems work as intended? Human activity (or lack of it) often is behind a malfunctioning sprinkler system.
Eric Lee explains why it’s crucial for building owners and facility managers to stay on top of their sprinkler systems during an interview for the article “How to Make Sure Fire Sprinklers Remain Functional” in Building Operating Management magazine. “A regular program of sprinkler inspection, testing and maintenance helps to identify deficiencies so they can be corrected,” he explains.