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ES&H Manual

Fire Protection Supplement

 

Text Box: Fire Protection Program

 

 

Introduction

 

 

 

Text Box: NOTE:  ES&H Manual Chapter 6900 Fire Protection Program  provides Jefferson Lab’s policy statement regarding fire protection.

 

1.0          Purpose

 

This Fire Protection Supplement provides criteria and procedures detailing how Jefferson Lab’s Fire Protection Program is implemented and maintained.  Administrative, staff organization, training, and responsibilities are designated within the appropriate documents.  This supplement includes the following elements:

 

·       Chapter 1: Site-Specific Requirements

·       Chapter 2: Fire Protection Design

·       Chapter 3: Fire Protection Program Assessments and Facility Assessments Procedure

·       Chapter 4: Fire Protection Inspection, Testing and Maintenance Procedure

·       Chapter 5: Fire Protection System Impairment Procedure

·       Chapter 6: Fire Hazard Analysis

·       Chapter 7: Baseline Needs Assessment

·       Chapter 8: Fire Protection Equivalencies and Exemptions

·       Chapter 9: Evacuation Drills

·       Chapter 10: Fire Barriers, and

·       Chapter 11: Combustible Loading

 

Additional fire protection related subject matter is contained in other chapters of the ES&H Manual.  The following chapters contain fire protection information that relates to specific subject areas necessary for the safe operation of the lab on a daily bases.

 

 

The Fire Protection Engineer participates in Jefferson Lab O&M activities through participation in the design review process for building construction, experimental reviews and accelerator operations.  The following identify how the fire protection review processes are accomplished:

 

 

See Administrative Manual Chapter 208.07 Smoking Policy for details regarding the smoking policy at Jefferson Lab.

 

Procedures governing firefighting techniques to be used during deactivation, decontamination, and demolition phases will be developed when planning begins for these events.

 

2.0          Revision Summary

 

Revision 0.1 – 02/18/11 – Updated to reflect content edits to stated documents.

Revision 0 – 10/07/09 – Updated to reflect current Laboratory operations.

 

 

 

ISSUING AUTHORITY

CHAPTER AUTHOR

APPROVAL DATE

EFFECTIVE DATE

EXPIRATION DATE

REV.

 

 

 

Fire Protection Dept

Tim Minga

10/07/09

10/07/09

10/07/12

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This document is controlled as an on line file.  It may be printed but the print copy is not a controlled document.  It is the user’s responsibility to ensure that the document is the same revision as the current on line file.  This copy was printed on 2/18/2011.