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Fire Drills in Schools and ISO Credit

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Reviewed Date: May 21, 2021

Original Author: 
Wolf, Dennis
Date of Material: 
Jul 26, 2018


Fire Drills in Schools and ISO Credit

Section 1000 of the ISO Fire Suppression Rating Schedule evaluates the community risk reduction efforts in a community. Part of Section 1032B1, Fire Safety Education in Schools, evaluates fire safety efforts in schools, including the conducting of monthly fire drills. This section requires that “Each school must conduct 1 fire exit drill, in accordance with the general criteria of NFPA 101, Life Safety Code, or the ICC International Fire Code each month that the campus is in session.”


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