The ICC Pulse Podcast is a monthly podcast that offers listeners the inside scoop on the International Code Council and the building safety industry. Episodes of the ICC Pulse Podcast will feature interviews with leading industry experts where we will discuss a wide range of topics including current events and new technologies.
Episode 37: FEMA’s Building Codes Save: A Nationwide Study
In this episode, Gabe Maser, Code Council Vice President of Government Relations and National Strategy talks with Edward Laatsch, Director of the Planning, Safety and Building Science Division talk about FEMA’s recent report Building Codes Save – A Nationwide Study of Loss Prevention.
Links to topics referenced in this episode can be found on our podcast homepage at www.iccsafe.org/icc-pulse-podcast/.
Episode 36: Special Inspections
In this episode of the ICC Pulse Podcast, Code Council Assessment Center Program Manager / Test Developer Doug Hatch talks with Special Inspector and Senior Project Manager Kenneth Morong about special inspectors and the benefits of special inspections.
Episode Length: 00:21:31
Episode 35: Modernizing Chicago's Building Regulations
In this episode of the ICC Pulse Podcast, Senior Vice President of Government Relations Sara Yerkes talks with returning guest, Managing Deputy Commissioner of the City of Chicago DOB Grant Ullrich, on the current development of the City of Chicago’s building regulations. Last year, Grant was on the show to talk about the City’s code adoptions. This episode follows how the Code Council and the City are working together on the production of Chicago’s new building regulations.
Episode Length: 00:24:4
Episode 34: A Look Back at New York City’s Department of Buildings COVID-19 Regulations
In this season finale episode of the ICC Pulse Podcast, we look back at a conversation recorded earlier this year between Code Council Vice President of Government Relations Dottie Mazzarella and President and CEO of the Building Trades Employers’ Association (BTEA) Lou Coletti on how building officials and contractors in New York City swiftly worked together in response to COVID-19.
Episode Length: 00:22:48
Episode 33: Discussing the 2018 International Wildland-Urban Interface Code and Commentary with Kevin Scott
In this episode of the Pulse Podcast, Code Council Government Relations Vice President of Fire and Disaster Mitigation Karl Fippinger talks with Kevin Scott, President of KH Scott and Associates about the 2018 2018 International Wildland-Urban Interface Code and Commentary.
Episode Length 00:31:19
Episode 32 Interview with ICC Learn Live Keynote Speaker Eric “Doc” Wright
In this episode of the Pulse Podcast, Code Council Chief Knowledge Officer Joan O’Neil talks with Eric “Doc” Wright, Founder & CEO of Vets2PM, where Doc gives a preview of his upcoming keynote speech at ICC Learn Live.
At the time of this publishing, registration for Learn Live is still open! Register here.
You can find Doc as docwright2012 on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn, or at www.vets2pm.com/blog.
Episode Length 00:11:07