Apr 13, 2021
More than a year after the COVID-19 virus closed buildings
around the world, many large facilities are preparing to reopen in
the coming months, including universities, gyms, theaters, and
office buildings. It’s a unique situation, perhaps unprecedented,
to have so many facilities all coming back to life at the same time
after such a long hiatus.
On today’s podcast, we speak to fire protection engineer and code expert Bill Koffel about what the reopening looks like from a fire and life safety perspective, as well as the many ways that the pandemic may permanently alter safety standards and our built environment.