Managing the installation of firesafety devices is another important role of fire protectionengineers. They direct the maintenance and repair of fireprevention equipment and coordinate key safety activities withindepartments.
Fire protection engineerscarefully investigate deficiencies in buildings and constructionsites that could cause fires in the future.
They are alsoresponsible for determining the causes of recent fires to uncoverhow they could have been prevented. Fire protection engineers workwith fire departments to prevent blazes by drafting sprinklerdesign specifications, making hydraulic calculations, and selectingfire pumps.
Conducting fire preventionworkshops and training sessions is another responsibility of fireprotection engineers. They educate managers, designers,construction workers, and company employees.
During fire preventionclasses, they share fire safety rules and regulations and suggestpolicy changes.
Preparing and writing reportsthat outline specific fire prevention topics and procedures isanother responsibility of fire protection engineers.
They reviewwork performed and provide written updates to keystakeholders.