NFPA® 120 Standard for Fire Prevention and Control in Coal Mines 2010 Edition

Chapter 1 Administration
1.1 Scope
1.2 Purpose
1.3 Application
1.4 Retroactivity
1.5 Equivalency
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 Underground Mining Operations
4.1 General
4.2 Fire Prevention
4.3 Fire Protection
Chapter 5 Surface Mining Operations
5.1 General
5.2 Fire Prevention
5.3 Fire Protection
Chapter 6 Coal Processing
6.1 General
6.2 Fire and Explosion Prevention
6.3 Preparation Plants and Crusher Buildings
6.4 Dryers
6.5 Conveyors
6.6 Mobile Equipment
Chapter 7 Storage and Use of Compressed Gases and Flammable and Combustible Liquids
7.1 Compressed Gas Storage and Usage Cutting and Welding
7.2 Liquid Propane Storage and Use
7.3 Flammable and Combustible Liquid Storage Tanks on the Surface
7.4 Flammable and Combustible Liquid Storage on Surface Equipment and in Buildings
7.5 Flammable Liquids Stored and Used Underground
7.6 Combustible Liquids Stored and Used Underground
Chapter 8 Mine Surface Buildings
8.1 Construction
8.2 Fire Prevention
8.3 Life Safety
8.4 Flammable and Combustible Liquids
8.5 Compressed Gas Storage and Usage
8.6 Fire Detection and Protection
Chapter 9 Coal Conveyance and Storage
9.1 Conveyors General
9.2 Overland Conveyors
9.3 Below-Grade Reclaim Conveyors
9.4 Underground Conveyors
9.5 Coal Storage General
Chapter 10 Truck, Rail, and Barge Loadouts
10.1 Construction
10.2 Fire Prevention
10.3 Life Safety
10.4 Fire Detection and Protection
10.5 Manual Fire Fighting
Chapter 11 Emergency Response, Manual Fire Fighting, and Training
11.1 Emergency Procedures
11.2 Underground Operations
11.3 Surface Operations
Annex A Explanatory Material
Annex B Informational References
Index