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Re: Sprinkler Inspections

Posted by TenantNet on January 09, 1999 at 15:44:20:

In Reply to: Sprinkler Inspections posted by Dave on January 03, 1999 at 17:41:12:

: Also: what about "certification" for superintendents? How can a tenant
: find out if a person is qualified and properly trained to do the job?
: (Please don't suggest asking the owner for the info: we get shut down at
: every turn when trying to find out what is up.) Thanks for any real
: assistance that can be shared.

Good luck getting HPD or DOB to actually enforce the law, but years ago I was successful in getting HPD to look inther files and place a violation for lack of a super certification. But it doesn't mean much as there are no real qualifications. All the owner has to do is "certify" that the super is qualified. OTOH, I think they are required to have a boiler license.

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