A recognized national standards-making body for building energy efficiency rating and certification systems in the U.S., the Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET) Board of Directors elected its 2021 officers. Joining…
Articles from 2021
Want to know more about roof truss failures? Have a question about fire-rated assemblies? Confused about safety glazing on windows and door? In our monthly column — Talking in Code…
In this Building Safety Journal feature interview, we take you inside the career of Michael Davis to learn what makes him an ICC member, what led him to a career in building safety and what he anticipates for the future of building safety.
New criteria for assisted toileting and bathing options gives elders extra protection in 2021 Building Codes
Growing older can come with many challenges and changes. Building codes continue to evolve to assure the utmost comfort and accessibility for older generations. The 2021 building codes include new criteria for assisted toileting and bathing.
You know all about carbon monoxide, but are you up to date on CO2 standards in the fire code? Fire safety expert Shane Clary breaks them down.
Special report on recommendations for post-earthquake re-occupancy and functional recovery time is now available
The joint FEMA P-2090/ NIST SP-1254 Special Report — Recommended Options for Improving the Built Environment for Post-Earthquake Reoccupancy and Functional Recovery Time — is available for immediate download. This…