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FM Global; FM 1-52; wind uplift resistance; hurricane

In July, FM Global revised its Loss Prevention Data Sheet 1-52 (FM 1-52), “Field Verification of Roof Wind Uplift Resistance,” which addresses the insurance company’s field wind uplift test requirements for roof system installations in hurricane-prone regions. The July version of FM 1-52 updates and supersedes the previous April 2009 version.

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