Activity 3.2: Nightclub Fires

NFPA Case Study: NIght Club Fires

Read and Discuss:

  1. What is the role of the interior finish in nightclub fires? How has it changed over time?
  2. Write 4 fire safety objectives for nightclubs that match the objectives of NFPA 5000 or the CBC/T24
  3. Identify the failures and opportunities for intervention using the timeline for the station nightclub using a spreadsheet. OR Identify the failures and opportunities for providing fire safety in nightclubs using NFPA 550.
  4. Choose two of the recommendations from the NIST report that you believe to be the most important. Discuss your choices.