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NFPA 600 - Standard on Industrial Fire Brigades
1-1.1 This standard contains minimum requirements for organizing, operating, training, and equipping industrial fire brigades. It also contains minimum requirements for the occupational safety and health of industrial fire brigade members while performing fire fighting and related activities....
NFPA 601 - Standard for Security Services in Fire Loss Prevention
1-1 Purpose. Protection of persons and property against hazards of fire is a management responsibility. The requirements of this standard are intended to aid management in defining the requirements, duties, and training for individuals to perform security services to protect a property against fire...
NFPA 610 - Guide for Emergency and Safety Operations at Motorsports Venues
1.1 Scope. This guide addresses planning, training, personnel, equipment, and facilities as they relate to emergency and safety operations at motorsports venues.
NFPA 654 - Standard for the Prevention of Fire and Dust Explosions from the Manufacturing, Processing, and Handling of Combustible Particulate Solids
1.1.1* This standard shall apply to all phases of the manufacture, processing, blending, pneumatic conveying, repackaging, and handling of combustible particulate solids or hybrid mixtures, regardless of concentration or particle size, where the materials present a fire or explosion hazard. 1.1.2...
NFPA 655 - Standard for Prevention of Sulfur Fires and Explosions
1.1 Scope. 1.1.1* This standard shall apply to the crushing, grinding, or pulverizing of sulfur and to the handling of sulfur in any form. 1.1.2 This standard shall not apply to the mining of sulfur, recovery of sulfur from process streams, or transportation of sulfur.
NFPA 664 - Standard for the Prevention of Fires and Explosions in Wood Processing and Woodworking Facilities
1.1 Scope. This standard shall establish the minimum requirements for fire and explosion prevention and protection of industrial, commercial, or institutional facilities that process wood or manufacture wood products, using wood or other cellulosic fiber as a substitute for or additive to wood...