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NFPA 1144

Standard for Reducing Structure Ignition Hazards from Wildland Fire

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Organization: NFPA
Publication Date: 1 January 2018
Status: active
Page Count: 38
scope:

This standard provides a methodology for assessing wildland fire ignition hazards around existing structures, residential developments, and subdivisions and improved property or planned property improvement that will be located in a wildland/urban interface area, and provides minimum requirements for new construction to reduce the potential of structure ignition from wildland fires.

Purpose. 

This standard shall be used to assess fuel sources in the structure ignition zone for their potential to ignite structures and to identify possible mitigation measures to reduce the possibility of structure ignition.

The standard provides minimum standards for design, construction, and landscaping for structures in the wildland/ urban interface.

Document History

NFPA 1144
January 1, 2018
Standard for Reducing Structure Ignition Hazards from Wildland Fire
This standard provides a methodology for assessing wildland fire ignition hazards around existing structures, residential developments, and subdivisions and improved property or planned property...
January 1, 2013
Standard for Reducing Structure Ignition Hazards from Wildland Fire
This standard provides a methodology for assessing wildland fire ignition hazards around existing structures, residential developments, and subdivisions and improved property or planned property...
January 1, 2008
Standard for Reducing Structure Ignition Hazards from Wildland Fire
This standard shall be used to provide minimum planning, construction, maintenance, education, and management elements for the protection of life, property, and other values that could be threatened...
July 19, 2002
Standard for Protection of Life and Property from Wildfire
This standard shall be used to provide minimum planning, construction, maintenance, education, and management elements for the protection of life, property, and other values that could be threatened...

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