NFPA® 51B Standard for Fire Prevention During Welding, Cutting, and Other Hot Work 2014 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 Responsibility for Hot Work
4.1 Management
4.2 Permit Authorizing Individual (PAI)
4.3 Hot Work Operator
4.4 Fire Watch
4.5 Contractors
4.6 Mutual Responsibility
Chapter 5 Fire Prevention Precautions
5.1 Personal Protective Clothing
5.2 Permissible Areas
5.3 Nonpermissible Areas
5.4 Hot Work Permit
5.5 Fire Watch
5.6 Hot Tapping
5.7 Cylinders
Chapter 6 Sole Proprietors and Individual Operators
6.1 Assignment of PAI and Fire Watch
6.2 Written Hot Work Permit
Chapter 7 Public Exhibitions and Demonstrations
7.1 Application
7.2 Supervision
7.3 Site
7.4 Fire Protection
7.5 Cylinders
Annex A Explanatory Material
Annex B Significant Hot Work Incidents
Annex C Informational References
Index