NFPA's proposed standard, NFPA 1858, Standard on Selection, Care, and Maintenance of Life Safety Rope and Equipment for Emergency Services, is seeking public input on its preliminary draft.
The preliminary draft allows the public to review and submit any suggested revisions prior to the publication as a First Draft Report. The deadline for submitting public input for this new standard is January 7, 2016.
To submit a public input using the online submission system, select NFPA 1858 from the list of NFPA codes and standards. Once on the NFPA 1858 document information page, select the link "The next edition of this standard is now open for Public Input" to begin the process. You will be asked to sign-in or create a free online account with NFPA before using this system. Review further instructions on how to use the online submission system. If you have any questions when using the online submission system, feel free to contact us.
Public input is a suggested revision to a proposed new or existing NFPA Standard submitted during the Input stage in accordance with Section 4.3 of the Regulations Governing the Development of NFPA Standards.