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Standard on Open-Circuit Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) for Emergency Services

This standard establishes levels of respiratory protection and functional requirements for SCBA used by emergency services personnel.

Please note:  As part of the Emergency Response and Responder Safety Document Consolidation Plan (consolidation plan) as approved by the NFPA Standards Council, this Standard is slipping cycle and being combined into a new consolidated draft, NFPA 1970.  For further information on this consolidated draft, go to NFPA 1970.

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