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Twelve NFPA codes and standards to be considered at Tech Session in Las Vegas

Blog Post created by Michael Hazell Employee on Jun 11, 2014

The NFPA Technical Meeting (Tech Session) is an important step in developing a complete record to assist the Standards Council in determining the degree of consensus achieved on proposed changes to NFPA documents. During this meeting, NFPA members are given an opportunity to vote on proposed changes and members of the public can voice their opinions on these actions.

The Tech Session that kicks off today in Las Vegas, and continues on Thursday, June 12, will consider 12 NFPA documents:

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 starting at 2:00 pm

  • NFPA 37, Standard for the Installation and Use of Stationary Combustion Engines and Gas Turbines
  • NFPA 750, Standard on Water Mist Fire Protection Systems
  • NFPA 731, Standard for the Installation of Electronic Premises Security Systems
  • NFPA 1192, Standard on Recreational Vehicles

Thursday, June 12, 2014, starting at 8:00 am

  • NFPA 720, Standard for the Installation of Carbon Monoxide (CO) Detection and Warning Equipment
  • NFPA 59, Utility LP-Gas Plant Code
  • NFPA 54, National Fuel Gas Code
  • NFPA 70E®, Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace®
  • NFPA 99, Health Care Facilities Code
  • NFPA 703, Standard for Fire Retardant-Treated Wood and Fire-Retardant Coatings for Building Materials
  • NFPA 101®, Life Safety Code®
  • NFPA 5000®, Building Construction and Safety Code®

Follow the NFPA Conference & Expo blog for updates as they happen from the Tech Session.

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