By Paul Valentine and Brett Lacey
These are the authors of the current Fire Prevention Applications text that is sold by FPP. Fire Prevention Applications for Company Officers is specifically geared for company officers who have been, or are newly responsible for conducting company level inspections. This text blends current and timely philosophical aspects of fire prevention and mitigation with technical inspection details to help a full-time or volunteer officer in accomplishing basic level inspections in a variety of occupancies. It provides summaries of various occupancy classifications and hazards that are common to these locations and details on how they should be managed. It provides other basic fire prevention information to help street-level personnel recognize critical fire prevention issues that may be easily corrected or that require the attention of assigned fire prevention personnel. This text is ideal for initial company officer training and on-going promotional training.