Standard for Providing Fire and Emergency Services to the Public
What is NFPA 1201?
This standard contains requirements on the structure and operations of fire emergency service organizations (FESOs) to help protect lives, property, critical infrastructure, and the environment from the effects of hazards.
Official document scope
What does NFPA 1201 address?
Governance and administration criteria include finance, asset control, risk management, professional development, communications, and intercommunity organization. Additional requirements are provided for code enforcement, fire investigations, public education, emergency operations, and more.