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NFPA 1201 - Standard for Providing Emergency Services to the Public
This standard contains requirements on the structure and operations of emergency service organizations (ESOs).
NFPA 1221 - Standard for the Installation, Maintenance, and Use of Emergency Services Communications Systems
1.1 Scope. 1.1.1 This standard shall cover the installation, performance, operation, and maintenance of public emergency services communications systems and facilities. 1.1.2 This standard shall not be used as a design specification manual or an instruction manual.
NFPA 1250 - Recommended Practice in Emergency Service Organization Risk Management
This recommended practice establishes minimum criteria to develop, implement, or evaluate an emergency service organization risk management program for effective risk identification, control, and financing.