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NFPA 1906: Wildland Fire Apparatus, 2012 Edition

NFPA 1906: Wildland Fire Apparatus, 2012 Edition

Defines the requirements for a new automotive wildland fire apparatus

Price: $72.95
Product Code: NFPA 1906-12
Year: 2012
Binding: Softcover     Page Count: 119
Publisher: National Fire Protection Association


NFPA 1906 helps you ensure wildland fire apparatus are up to the task. NFPA 1906: Standard for Wildland Fire Apparatus defines the requirements for a new automotive wildland fire apparatus, including apparatus equipped with a slip-on fire fighting module, designed primarily to support wildland fire suppression operations. This edition has been updated, rewritten, and reorganized to be similar to the 2009 Edition of NFPA 1901: Standard for Automotive Fire Apparatus.

Designed for easy reference, The 2012 NFPA 1906 includes a new section on Wildland Mobile Water Supply Fire Apparatus as well as separate chapters addressing:

  • Chassis and vehicle components
  • Low voltage electrical systems and warning devices
  • Driving and crew areas
  • Body, compartments, and equipment mounting
  • Pumps for wildland fire fighting and associated equipment
  • And water tanks

NFPA 1906 is essential for manufacturers and professionals responsible for apparatus purchasing or evaluation!