Cummins Power Generation was proud to offer a free webinar September 28. The webinar focused on the standards that critical equipment such as emergency standby power systems must meet before being installed in a California hospital. The expert who presented is with the California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development, or OSHPD.
Here are the webinar details:
Building Code Special Seismic Certification Requirements for California Hospital Construction
Tuesday, September 28, 2010
11:00 a.m. Pacific/1:00 p.m. Central
Chris Tokas, M.S., S.E., Supervisor, Healthcare Facilities Review,
Seismic Compliance Unit, Facilities Development Division, OSHPD
The webinar analyzed the process for having non-structural components (including emergency power systems) that are intended for use in healthcare facilities certified and preapproved. Topics included:
• OSHPD certification
• Model Building Code Requirements IBC and ASCE 7
• OSP: the OSHPD Special Seismic Certification Preapproval program
• Meeting OSP requirements: structural analysis, experience data and shake testing
• What preapproval means for designers, contractors, vendors and hospital managers
The webinar is available for download.