ICES (Int’l Convention & Event Services)
1004 Makepono Street * Honolulu, HI 96819 * Phone (808) 832-2430 Fax (808) 832-2431
FIRE & SAFETY REGULATIONS - FOR ALL HAWAII CONVENTION SITES
HAWAIIAN EYE 2010
GRAND HYATT KAUAI RESORT & SPA JANUARY 17 - 22, 2010
ALL MATERIALS USED IN CONSTRUCTION AND DECORATION OF AN EXHIBIT MUST BE FLAME RETARDANT. Fabrics must be certified as flame retardant or a sample must be available for testing. Materials, which cannot be treated to meet the requirements, may not be used.
ALL EXITS AND EXIT AISLES MUST BE KEPT CLEAR AND UNOBSTRUCTED. No furniture, signs, easels, chairs or displays may protrude into aisles.
DESIGNATED "NO FREIGHT" AISLES MUST BE MAINTAINED CLEAR OF CRATES AND EXHIBIT MATERIALS DURING MOVE-IN AND MOVE-OUT. These aisles are required for emergency access throughout the hall and to expedite freight and empty crate moving.
ALL FIRE HOSE RACKS, FIRE EXTINGUISHERS AND EMERGENCY EXITS MUST BE VISIBLE AND ACCESSIBLE AT ALL TIMES. This includes fire protection equipment located within exhibits. Exits and exit signs must not be covered by drapes nor obscured from view by exhibit components.
VEHICLES ON DISPLAY MUST HAVE FUEL FILLER CAPS LOCKED OR SEALED TO PREVENT ESCAPE OF VAPORS AND TO AVOID TAMPERING. Batteries must be disconnected. Auxiliary batteries not connected to engine start system may be left connected. External chargers are recommended for demonstration purposes.
COMBUSTIBLE MATERIALS MUST NOT BE STORED BENEATH DISPLAY VEHICLES. Space beneath vehicles must be clear and visible except for premitted electrical supplies.
VEHICLES IN BUILDING FOR UNLOADING MUST NOT BE LEFT WITH ENGINE IDLING. Exhaust gases present extreme hazards to workers. If the engine cannot be shut down, vehicle must be removed from the building as quickly as possible.
COMPRESSED AIR CYLINDERS, INCLUDING LPG, ARE PROHIBITED UNLESS APPROVED BY FIRE SAFETY OFFICE. Flammable gases, i.e.: butane, propane, natural gases, etal; are subject to prior approval. Non-flammable compressed gas cylinders must be secured in an upright position with gauges and regulator protected against physical damage.
ALL 100 VOLT EXTENSION CORDS SHALL BE THREE-WIRED (GROUNDED), #14 OR LARGER AWG, COPPERWIRE, CONNECTORS MUST NOT BE SUPPORTED BY CORDS. Two wire, "Zip Cords" are not permitted other than factory installed appliance connectors, these may not exceed six (6) feet in length and must be UL approved.
MULTI-PLUG ADAPTERS MUST BE UL APPROVED AND HAVE BUILT-IN OVERLOAD PROTECTION. Connectors must not be used to exceed their listed ampere rating.
THE OFFICIAL ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR MUST DO ELECTRICAL WORK UNDER CARPETS. All wiring on the floor must be Type "SO" cord, insulated to qualify for "extra hard usage" and must be No. 12AWG, or larger, and must be protected against damage.
ALL TEMPORARY WIRING MUST BE ACCESSIBLE AND FREE FROM DEBRIS AND STORAGE MATERIALS. Hard walled booths must have power supplies dropped within the booth.