Tag: International Code Council
Codes, Standards Developers Align Guidelines To Create Sustainable, High-Performance Buildings
Consistency will benefit the environment, code compliance, facility management professionals, builders, and designers.
“Code Officials: Keeping Fire in its Place” Is Theme For Building Safety Month...
Officials explain how code compliance, working smoke, and carbon monoxide alarms are key to saving lives.
President Obama Proclaims May National Building Safety Month
Proclamation recognizes importance of dedicated professionals who keep buildings secure and help maintain a resilient, energy-efficient infrastructure.
Use Of Building Codes On The Rise Across The Country
Using current codes demonstrates commitment to safety and savings; 32 states have updated to the 2012 I-Codes at the state or local level.
FEMA Recommends I-Codes For National Flood Insurance Program
Report to Congress states current I-Codes are effective in reducing flood-related damage.
ICC Testifies In Support Of Safe Housing For Homeless Veterans
HR 2065 would require homeless veterans’ facilities to be code compliant.
Demand Rises For Sustainable And Safe Structures
Week four of Building Safety Month—the International Code Council’s educational public safety campaign—focuses on energy and green buildings.
Storm Shelters, Safe Rooms Save Lives When Tornados, Hurricanes Strike
Building Safety Month—the International Code Council’s educational public safety campaign—focuses on saving lives during high-wind events.
Week Two: Building Safety Month 2013
Week two of Building Safety Month focuses on disaster safety and mitigation.
President Declares May 2013 As Building Safety Month
The safety campaign reinforces the need for the adoption of modern, model building codes; a strong and efficient system of code compliance; and a well-trained, professional workforce to provide public safety.
OSHA Recognition Of ICC Building Exit Standards
OSHA has recognized the International Code Council (ICC) 2009 International Fire Code as an alternate compliance option for means of egress.
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