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Code Compliance

Assist owners, architects, developers, and authorities to plan and implement designs that meet safety objectives, codes, and standards


Informed by a thorough understanding of code requirements and their intentions, our engineers can mitigate code issues by developing alternative performance-based solutions that provide the requisite level of fire safety while remaining cost-effective.

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Our Services Guide provides complete descriptions of all our fire and life safety services, a mapping of services to sectors, plus information about our:

  • Quality Management Program
  • Health and Safety Program
  • Corporate Security Program
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PLC Fire Safety provides a range of code compliance services, including:

  • Building and Fire Code Consulting
  • Code Issues Resolution
  • Code Compliance Audits
  • Accessibility and Means of Egress Evaluation
  • Plan Reviews
  • Performance-Based Design / Alternate Code Approaches
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Fire System Design Reviews
  • Life Safety Studies


Our engineering staff actively participate on codes and standards committees, we intricately understand the requirements and are uniquely qualified to resolve complex fire and life safety issues with innovative solutions and cutting-edge designs.


PLC engineers participate in the following committees:

  • National Building Code of Canada (NBCC) – Standing Committee on Use and Egress
  • National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), Technical Committee on Sprinkler System Discharge Criteria (NFPA 13)
  • NFPA, Technical Committee on Sprinkler System Installation Criteria (NFPA 13)
  • NFPA, Technical Committee on the Standard for the Installation of Private Fire Service Mains and Their Appurtenances (NFPA 24)
  • NFPA, Technical Committee on the Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Water-Based Fire Protection System (NFPA 25)NFPA, Technical Committee on Explosion Protection Systems (NFPA 67, 68, & 69)
  • Underwriters Laboratories of Canada (ULC), Committee on Fire Tests
  • National Building Code of Canada (NBCC) – Standing Committee on Fire Protection

How Can We Help?

We’d love to understand your fire and life safety needs to see how we can help. Please reach out to us to schedule a conversation.

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