The FCIA Manual of Practice (MOP) recently received a big update to the Codes and Standards section. Expanded to 120 pages, the update includes a new Appendix on Standards that adds Code information for countries and regions like the USA, Canada, the UK, parts of Europe, the Middle East, Far East, and more. Learn more

Life Safety Digest, The Magazine of Effective Compartmentation

The newest issue of Life Safety Digest, The Magazine of Effective Compartmentation, is here! Check out the Health Care occupancy focused issue for articles on: ‘Mobile Containment Units Assist in the Fight Against Airborne Related Infections’; ‘Total Barrier Management Reduces Airborne Infection Risk in Healthcare’; ‘Field Modifications of Fire, Smoke, and Combination Fire/Smoke Dampers’; ‘2021 […]

UL Announces New Field Business Manager

Ruben Sandoval, Jr. has been selected as Field Business Manager for the Lightning Protection Program – Specialty Engineering. Ruben will lead Field Engineering’s Lightning Protection and Fire Barrier Programs teams, whose focus is on serving critical technical and compliance needs in the inspection and auditing area. Ruben is currently overseeing operation for UL Fire Barrier […]


Did You Know… The FCIA Marketing Committee analyzed 15,000+ projects to see how often things like the FM 4991 Approved & UL-ULC Qualified Contractor Programs or third-party firestop inspections were being specified? Watch out for our upcoming LinkedIn campaign that highlights some of the most interesting findings!