Standard for Fire Protection for Advanced Light Water Reactor Electric Generating Plants
What is NFPA 804?
This standard applies only to advanced light water reactor electric generating plants and provides fire protection requirements to ensure safe shutdown of the reactor, minimize the release of radioactive materials to the environment, provide safety to life of on-site personnel, limit property damage, and protect continuity of plant operation.
Official document scope
What does NFPA 804 address?
Design, construction, operation, and regulation requirements cover establishing and documenting a fire protection program, fire prevention and administrative controls, manual fire fighting, nuclear reactor safety considerations, plant design, fire protection systems and equipment, identification of and protection against hazards, and fire protection for the construction site.