Resources

Organizational Links:

(APCO) The Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials – International
http://www.apco911.org/

(NFPA) National Fire Protection Association
http://www.nfpa.org/

(NPSTC) National Public Safety Telecommunications Counsel
Best Practices for In-Building Communications
http://www.npstc.org/documents/20071212_IBWG%20White%20Paper%20Appendix%20A-E.pdf (pdf)

(IAFC) International Association of Fire Chiefs
Guide to Radio Communications for the Fire Service
http://iafc.org/files/commComm_GuideRadioCommForFireServ.pdf (pdf)

The Home Fire Safety Handbook
Best Practices for In-Building Communications
https://usinsuranceagents.com/home-fire-safety (pdf)

Consultants

niemann technology, inc.
http://www.niemanntechnology.com/

Codes and Regulations:

California Fire Code Title 24, Part 9 Section 510
https://bulk.resource.org/codes.gov/bsc.ca.gov/gov.ca.bsc.2010.09.pdf

https://law.resource.org/pub/us/code/bsc.ca.gov/gov.ca.bsc.2013.09.pdf

International Fire Code 2012, Section 510
http://www.efsec.wa.gov/Tesoro%20Savage/Land%20Use/Friends%20of%20the%20Gorge/14%20-%20International%20Fire%20Code%20(2012).pdf

NFPA 70 2011 National Electric Code
http://www.nfpa.org/codes-and-standards/resources/free-access

Sacramento County BDA Ordinance 17.04.120
http://www.elkgrovecity.org/UserFiles/Servers/Server_109585/File/cityclerk/citycouncil/2011/attachments/01-12-11_8.6.pdf

City of Sunnyvale Fire Code Ammendment

http://qcode.us/codes/sunnyvale/view.php?topic=16-16_52-16_52_510

San Jose – Indoor Radio Coverage Guideline

http://www.sanjoseca.gov/DocumentCenter/View/40583

Riverside Public Safety Amplification System – Municipal Code 16.36
https://www.riversideca.gov/municode/pdf/16/16-36.pdf

Aliso Viejo Public Safety Radio System Coverage 13.06
http://www.codepublishing.com/CA/AlisoViejo/html/AlisoViejo13/AlisoViejo1306.html

City of Irvine Public Safety Radio Coverage
http://www.cityofirvine.org/community-development/public-safety-radio-system-coverage

https://www.municode.com/library/ca/irvine/codes/code_of_ordinances?nodeId=TIT5PL_DIV9BURE_CH6PUSARASYCO

San Diego Emergency Responder Radio Coverage
http://www.sandiego.gov/development-services/pdf/industry/techbulletin/fire-5-1.pdf

City of Corona Emergency Responder Radio Coverage
http://www.discovercorona.com/City-Departments/Fire-Department/Prevention-and-Planning/Forms-and-Guidelines/Emergency-Responder-Radio-Coverage-2013.aspx

 

Link for FCC Rulemaking on Signal Boosters

http://www.fcc.gov/rulemaking/10-4

Register your Part 90 – Class B Signal Booster with the FCC

https://signalboosters.fcc.gov/signal-boosters/

 

News and Articles:

Article – Test methodology is just part of the NFPA’s detailed game plan for designing and in-building system.
http://urgentcomm.com/networks-amp-systems-mag/x-factorl

Article – Solving In-Building Coverage Problems.
http://urgentcomm.com/mag/radio_solving_inbuilding_coverage/

Article – Firehouse Emergency Responder Radio Coverage
http://www.firehouse.com/article/10468273/emergency-responder-radio-coverage

 

Cable Pathway:

3M Corporation
http://www.3M.com/EMat

 

Manufacturers of Bi-Directional Amplifiers

Bird Technologies Group
http://www.bird-technologies.com/

Axell Wireless now Cobham Wireless
http://cobhamwireless.com/

EMR Corporation

http://www.emrcorp.com/index.php

CANAM Technology

http://www.canam-technology.com/ing/index.html

Comprod

http://www.comprodcom.com/index.php

Comba Telecom
http://www.combausa.com/

Comscope – Optical RF System
http://www.commscope.com/company/eng/index.html

Advanced RF Technologies, Inc. (ADRF)
http://adrftech.com/industry/public-safety/

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