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!