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NFPA Technical Committees seeking members

Enforcer Funding Program

The NFPA Enforcer Funding Program is providing funding for NFPA Technical Committee participation for certain public sector Committee members who have been designated by the NFPA Standards Council, for purposes of committee balance, in the category of “Enforcing Authority (E)” (“Enforcers”). Committees seeking enforcers 

Subterranean Spaces (SUB-AAA)

The Technical Committee on Subterranean Spaces is responsible for NFPA 520, Standard on Subterranean Spaces. We are currently seeking professional individuals interested to participate with expertise in the safety to life and property from fire and similar hazards as it relates to the design, operation, and maintenance of developed subterranean spaces. Technical Committee Members in the following classification categories are being sought: Manufacturer, User, Installer/Maintainer, Labor, Applied Research/Testing Laboratory, Enforcing Authority, Insurance, and Consumer.  Interested individuals are encouraged to submit an online application: Submit online application

Fuel Gases Warning Equipment (FWE-AAA)

Applicants with code enforcement experience and research/testing skills are being sought to participate in standards development. Specifically, this committee will be drafting the proposed NFPA Standard on Fuel Gases Warning Equipment.

If you are interested in participating in standards development addressing Fuel Gases Warning Equipment as a technical committee member, please submit an application by October 15, 2019.  You will be asked to sign-in or create a free online account with NFPA before using this system.   Submit online application

Electrical Equipment and Evaluation (EEE-AAA)

The Technical Committee on Electrical Equipment and Evaluation (EEE-AAA), responsible for NFPA 790, Standard for Competency of Third-Party Field Evaluation Bodies, and NFPA 791, Recommended Practice and Procedures for Unlabeled Electrical Equipment Evaluation, each currently have a limited number of members. We are in need and seeking additional interested professionals to step forward and participate on the technical committee for the development of these standards.
Qualified applicants are being sought with expertise in the use of these standards and the various types of equipment affected.  Stakeholders in the following classification categories are sought:  Insurance, Consumer, Installer/Maintainer, Enforcing Authority, Special Expert, Manufacturing, and Labor

Qualified individuals are encouraged to submit an online application:  Submit online application

Apply for Technical Committee membership

How to submit an online Technical Committee application.

NOTE:  April 17, 2020 is the deadline for submitting Technical Committee membership applications for consideration at the August 2020 Standards Council meeting.  For definitions of the interest categories, see Guidelines to Classifications of Committee Members

Please select the link below to apply online to the applicable new/reorganized committees. You will be asked to sign-in or create a free online account with NFPA before using this system.

Select a link below to view a particular interest category for the committee seeking members and to apply online.

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