Professional Fire Protection Engineering Technology Services
Gregory J. Cahanin is more than a scientific fire forensics expert. He performs fire building code and life safety compliance design for the built environment. Greg is invested in his profession, serving on national building code and fire code committees. Gregory J. Cahanin currently serves on the ICC Reference Standards Committee, and NFPA Life Safety Code & Building Code Technical Committee on Fire Protection Features. Over the last 25 years he has served on more than 16 NFPA codes and standards committees. Building owners and architects look to Cahanin Fire & Code Consulting for solutions to egress and fire protection needs. Fire forensics involves more than evaluation of burn patterns; it involves an understanding of building construction, interior finish, and the effects of fire upon those materials. Gregory J. Cahanin meets the professional qualifications of NFPA 1033, Standard for Professional Qualifications for Fire Investigator.
Walking and working surfaces are typically part of the egress paths in buildings that must be maintained to limit slips and falls in normal use. Cahanin Fire & Code Consulting can assist in slip and fall case needs and is conversant in code requirements for ramps and stairs.
Gregory J. Cahanin can determine the effectiveness that code mandated fire protection features had or would have had upon the progress of fire. His knowledge of fire suppression systems, fire sprinkler systems, fire alarm systems and fire walls and fire barriers can contribute significantly to the proper subrogation of fire loss.
Building owners and Architects will find that Cahanin Fire & Code Consulting can evaluate buildings against code requirements and resolve compliance issues identified by building or fire code officials.
Designers, Owners & Architects:
Let Cahanin Fire & Code Consulting guide you through the fire protection details of your next project.
Fire Rated Construction Specifications
Life Safety Code Compliance
Firestop Specification Outsourcing
Presubmittal Plan Review
Litigation Fire Origin & Cause :
Specializing in Fire & Life Safety System Forensics