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Document ID (ISN)57121
CIS number 91-1771
Year 1990
Convention or series no. NRCC No.30621
Title National Fire Code of Canada 1990
Bibliographic information National Research Council of Canada, Associate Committee on the National Fire Code, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 6th ed., 1990. xviii, 180p. Index.
Abstract This Code, updating previous editions, contains technical requirements designed to provide an acceptable level of fire protection and prevention within a community. It also contains advice to adopting authorities on preparing the administrative requirements necessary for the enactment of the Code. The Parts of the Code are: application and definitions; building and occupant fire safety; industrial and commercial occupancies; flammable and combustible liquids; hazardous materials, processes and operations; installation, inspection, testing, maintenance and operation of fire protection equipment; inspection, testing and maintenance of fire emergency systems in high buildings. In annex: first revisions and errata.
Descriptors (primary) Canada; fire; fire protection; buildings; fire hazards
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; dangerous substances; flammable liquids; maintenance; industrial buildings; storage tanks; fire resistant fabrics; fire prevention; fire spread limitation; inspection; law; standard; fire detection; fire alarms
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceCanada
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Fires