NFPA® 1852 Standard on Selection, Care, and Maintenance of Open-Circuit Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) 2013 Edition

Chapter 1 Administration
1.1 Scope
1.2 Purpose
1.3 Application
Chapter 2 Referenced Publications
2.1 General
2.2 NFPA Publications
2.3 Other Publications
2.4 References for Extracts in Mandatory Sections. (Reserved)
Chapter 3 Definitions
3.1 General
3.2 NFPA Official Definitions
3.3 General Definitions
Chapter 4 Program Component
4.1 General
4.2 Adverse Conditions Involving SCBA
4.3 SCBA Selection, Care, and Maintenance Program Component
4.4 SCBA Compliance Upgrades and Retirement
4.5 Records
4.6 Manufacturer's Instructions
4.7 Retirement and Disposal
4.8 Quality Assurance
4.9 Technical Authorization
Chapter 5 Selection
5.1 Selection for Purchase
5.2 Acceptance
Chapter 6 Care
6.1 Cleaning and Disinfecting
6.2 Contamination and Decontamination
6.3 Storage
Chapter 7 Maintenance
7.1 User Maintenance
7.2 Technician Maintenance
7.3 Breathing Air Cylinder Filling
7.4 Breathing Air Cylinder Requalification
7.5 Testing
Annex A Explanatory Material
Annex B Instructions for External Examination of SCBA Breathing Air Cylinders
Annex C Requalification of SCBA Breathing Air Cylinders
Annex D Informational References
Index