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Document ID (ISN)77852
CIS number 01-1593
Year 2000
Convention or series no. NOM-002-STPS-2000
Author(s)
Secretaría del Trabajo y Previsión Social
Title Official Mexican Standard - Safety conditions: Fire prevention and protection and firefighting in the workplace [Mexico]
Original title Norma Oficial Mexicana - Condiciones de seguridad: Prevención, protección y combate de incendios en los centros de trabajo [México] [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Internet copy, 2000. 20p. 5 ref.
Internet access http://www.stps.gob.mx/04_sub_prevision/03_dgsht/normatividad/normas/nom_002.htm [in Spanish]
Abstract Contents of this standard: scope (all workplaces in Mexico); definitions; employers' and workers' obligations; fire safety programmes; fire safety requirements; requirements for the fire fighting team; revision and maintenance of fire fighting equipment; verification systems. In annex: determination of the degree of fire hazard; reference guides (fire detectors, fixed fire fighting equipment, emergency teams, fire extinguishers, extinguishing agents). Standard NOM-105-STPS-1994 on fire fighting terminology is repealed.
Descriptors (primary) Mexico; fire prevention; fire protection
Descriptors (secondary) responsibilities of employers; fire service organization; responsibilities of employees; extinguishing agents; standard; fixed extinguishing systems
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceMexico
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Fires