Protect lives in a high-risk field with NFPA 1500!
Access the latest performance requirements for every aspect of health and safety in career, volunteer, private, and military fire departments. NFPA 1500 covers everything from training, vehicles and equipment to protective clothing, emergency operations, and incident stress.
New guidelines reflect ongoing issues associated with firefighter fatalities and injuries…
A new section on fire department respiratory protection programs in Chapter 7
Inclusion of risk management concepts for emergency incident scene operations
New information on roles and responsibilities of the fire department health and safety officer
Updated references for protective clothing and equipment that match referenced NFPA standards
Arm yourself with the 2002 edition of NFPA 1500 to keep fire fighters safe! (Softbound, 86 pp., 2002)