NFPA® 1123 Code for Fireworks Display 2010 Edition

Chapter 1 General
1.1 Scope
1.2 Purpose
1.3 Equivalency
1.4 Enforcement
Chapter 2 Referenced Publications
2.1 General
2.2 NFPA Publications
2.3 Other Publications
2.4 References for Extracts in Mandatory Sections
Chapter 3 Definitions
3.1 General
3.2 NFPA Official Definitions
3.3 General Definitions
Chapter 4 Requirements for Display Fireworks Aerial Shells and Equipment
4.1 Construction of Display Fireworks Aerial Shells
4.2 Storage and Transportation of Fireworks
4.3 Installation of Mortars
4.4 Installation of Buried Mortars
4.5 Installation of Mortar Racks
4.6 Requirements for Chain Fusing
Chapter 5 Display Site Selection
5.1 General
5.2 Minimum Spectator Separation Distance Requirements
5.3 Tents
Chapter 6 Floating Vessels and Floating Platforms
6.1 General
6.2 Construction
6.3 Platform Sizing Requirements
6.4 Operations
6.5 Communications
6.6 Personnel
6.7 Combustible Material
Chapter 7 Rooftops, Other Structures, and Other Limited Egress Locations
7.1 General Conditions
7.2 Construction
7.3 Size Requirements
7.4 Egress Requirements
7.5 Rooftops and Other Structures
7.6 Operations
7.7 Flammable and Combustible Materials
Chapter 8 Operation of the Display
8.1 General Requirements
8.2 Firing of Shells
8.3 Ground Display Pieces
Chapter 9 Electrical Ignition of a Display
9.1 General
9.2 Design of Electrical Firing Units
9.3 Setup of Electrical Firing Units
9.4 Operation of the Electrical Firing Unit
9.5 Post-Display Operations
Chapter 10 Qualifications
10.1 Operator Qualifications
10.2 Assistants
10.3 Permits Required
Annex A Explanatory Material
Annex B Recommended Regulations for Applications for Permits for the Outdoor Display of Fireworks
Annex C Suggested Requirements for Operator Licensing
Annex D Extract from American Pyrotechnics Association Standard 87-1, Standard for Construction and Approval for Transportation of Fireworks, Novelties, and Theatrical Pyrotechnics
Annex E Display Planning and Preparation
Annex F Sample Ordinance Adopting NFPA 1123
Annex G Informational References
Index