Standard for the Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Water-Based Fire Protection Systems
What is NFPA 25?
NFPA 25 is the baseline for inspection, testing, and maintenance of water-based fire protection systems. Compliance helps maximize system integrity to avoid failure and ensure fast, effective response in a fire emergency.
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What does NFPA 25 address?
The Standard governs the periodic inspection, testing, and maintenance of water-based fire protection systems including land-based and marine applications. Requirements are provided for standpipe systems including hose outlets, fire pumps, sprinklers, fire service piping, and valves, along with system impairment handling and reporting.