[...] departments must be aware of the location of truss construction in their response areas. An involved fire in a large undivided truss space is a sure sign that sending firefighters inside the building would place them at extreme risk while, with few exceptions, offering no life-safety benefit.
Truss Issues Ben Klaene; Russ Sanders NFPA Journal; Mar/Apr 2009; 103, 2; Docstoc pg. 32 Reproduced with permission of the copyright owner. Further reproduction prohibited without permission.
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