Code for Fire Protection of Historic Structures
What is NFPA 914?
This code describes principles and practices of fire safety for historic structures and for those who operate, use, or visit them.
Official document scope
What does NFPA 914 address?
Criteria cover construction, operational, and occupancy features that are necessary to protect historic structures from fire, while safeguarding the elements, spaces, and features that make these sites historically or architecturally significant.. NFPA 914 also establishes criteria to permit prompt escape of building occupants and to provide for continuity of operations.