NFPA 1, Fire Code, advances fire and life safety for the public and first responders as well as property protection by providing a comprehensive, integrated approach to fire code regulation and hazard management. It addresses all the bases with extracts from and references to more than 130 NFPA® codes and standards including such industry benchmarks as NFPA 101, NFPA 54, NFPA 58, NFPA 30, NFPA 13, NFPA 25, and NFPA 72.
At its April 2020 meeting, the NFPA Standards Council approved a committee restructuring for the NFPA 1, Fire Code project. The Fire Code has a very broad scope which addresses a variety of hazards. Following issuance of the 2021 edition of NFPA 1, the project will be developed by three technical committees and a correlating committee Read more on the restructuring of the project. The new, multiple committee structure allows for more focused engagement by industry experts. NFPA is currently accepting online committee membership applications for these new committees. The deadline for submission of applications for review at the December 2020 Standards Council meeting is August 28, 2020. Please submit online application here (links are currently unavailable on the Technical Committee tab).