AUTOMATIC SPRINKLER INSTALLATION — within buildings — including storage and yard employees — employees whose regular hourly wage does not equal or exceed $27.00 per hour
This classification applies to the installation, service and repair of automatic fire suppression sprinkler systems that disperse water or fire suppressant powder, gas or liquid chemicals within commercial and residential buildings.
The inspection and certification of automatic sprinkler systems on a job basis shall be classified as 8720(1), Inspection for Insurance, Safety or Valuation Purposes, provided the employer performs no service or repair work at the same job or location. If the employer performs sprinkler system inspection and certification and also performs service or repair work at the same job or location, all operations shall be assigned to Classifications 5185/5186.
The sale and service of portable fire extinguishers shall be classified as 8018, Stores — wholesale.
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