ERIC Number: ED399041
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Child Care Services and the NYS Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code: A Building Code Examination of Child Day Care Services Which Are Regulated by the NYS Department of Social Services with Particular Attention to Day Care Centers and the Role of the Local Authority Having Jurisdiction.
New York State Div. of Code Enforcement and Administration, Albany.
This course manual details the Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code of New York State and how it affects child care services, particularly day care centers. The sections of the manual, each detailing a part of the code, are: (1) Introduction, Scope, Registration, and Definitions and Facilities Regulated by the New York Department of Social Services (DSS); (2) Role of Social Services and Jurisdiction and Responsibility Summary; (3) Code Review: Day Care Center Plan Review including a review checklist and selected portions of Part 418 of Social Services Law 17, 20, 34, 390; (4) Additional Code Considerations, including requirements for sprinklers and day care center enclosures; (5) Fire Safety Inspection of an Existing Day Care Center; and (6) Conclusion/Course Evaluation, including a student survey. Each section includes a place for notes along with summaries of important aspects of the code. (BGC)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Div. of Code Enforcement and Administration, Albany.
Identifiers - Location: New York