Standard for Fire Apparatus Refurbishing
The next edition of this standard is now open for NITMAM.
What is NFPA 1912?
This standard specifies requirements for the refurbishing of automotive fire apparatus utilized for fire fighting and rescue operations, whether the refurbishing is done at the fire department or municipal maintenance facilities, or at the facilities of private contractors or apparatus manufacturers.
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What does NFPA 1912 address?
Detailed guidelines for Level I and Level II refurbishing cover everything from carrying capacity; frame; engine design; and cooling, lubrication, fuel and air, and exhaust systems to fire pump, hose storage, water tank, and aerial devices. In addition NFPA 1912 includes provisions for purchaser and contractor responsibilities, chassis components, personnel protection, governmental requirements, and more.
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