Standard for Wildland Fire Apparatus
What is NFPA 1906?
This standard defines the requirements for new automotive fire apparatus, including apparatus equipped with a slip-on fire-fighting module, designed primarily to support wildland fire suppression operations.
Official document scope
What does NFPA 1906 address?
Provisions include criteria for wildland mobile water supply fire apparatus; chassis and vehicle components; low-voltage electrical systems and warning devices; driving and crew areas; body, compartments, and equipment mounting; pumps for wildland fire fighting and associated equipment; water tanks; foam proportioning systems for Class A foam concentrate, and compressed air foam systems.