Guide for Airport/Community Emergency Planning
The next edition of this standard is now open for Public Input (formerly proposals).
What is NFPA 424?
This guide describes the command, communication, and coordination elements of an airport/community emergency plan (AEP) that require consideration before, during, and after an emergency has occurred to provide effective delivery of emergency services.
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What does NFPA 424 address?
Recommendations cover how to plan for emergencies using personnel from all concerned agencies, and how to establish adequate emergency training programs. Topics include roles and responsibilities of each agency involved for both on-airport and off-airport aircraft accidents, airborne emergencies, communications, command and coordination, emergency medical care, care of fatalities, and plan exercises and drills.
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