What is NFPA 1901?
This standard defines the requirements for new automotive fire apparatus and trailers designed to be used under emergency conditions to transport personnel and equipment and to support the suppression of fires and mitigation of other hazardous situations.
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What does NFPA 1901 address?
Comprehensive coverage includes general requirements that apply to all types of fire apparatus as well as specific chapters for a wide range of vehicle types from pumpers to aerial fire apparatus to special service apparatus, such as rescue vehicles and haz-mat vehicles, as well as quints and mobile foam apparatus.