Standard for Grandstands, Folding and Telescopic Seating, Tents, and Membrane Structures
What is NFPA 102?
NFPA 102 provides requirements extracted from NFPA 5000 and NFPA 101 for life safety in relation to fire, storm, collapse, and crowd behavior in tents, membrane structures, and assembly seating.
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What does NFPA 102 address?
Criteria, as extracted from NFPA 5000 and NFPA 101, to cover (1) the construction, location, protection, and maintenance of grandstands and bleachers, folding and telescopic seating, tents, and membrane structures and (2) seating facilities located in the open air or within enclosed or semi-enclosed structures such as tents, membrane structures, and stadium complexes.
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