October 16, 2018
IMPACT 2018 SPOTLIGHT
LOCAL LAW 196 UPDATE NEW REGULATIONS ON FIRE EXTINGUISHERS AND CONSTRUCTION SITE FIRE PROTECTION
New Date: Tuesday, October 16, 2018 | Time: 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. | Location: COHNREZNICK LLP, 1301 Sixth Avenue, 10th Floor, New York City
– Local Law 196 – Updated Curriculum to be effective on December 1, 2018/June 1, 2019
– New NYC rule that updates FDNY requirements specific to portable fire extinguisher tags and practical information about construction site fire awareness, prevention and protection
Local Law 196 of 2017 requires certain workers and supervisors to receive safety training at construction sites that are required to designate a Construction Superintendent, Site Safety Coordinator or Site Safety Manager. The Department of Buildings has released the new Local Law 196 Site Safety Training Curriculum.
The new NYC rule that updates the requirements specific to portable fire extinguisher tags and commercial kitchen hood exhaust systems and the current requirements for fire protection during building demolition, construction and alterations.