The uniform guidelines in NFPA 730: Guide for Premises Security help you accurately assess vulnerability and design appropriate security plans for all occupancy types, from one- and two-family dwellings to large industrial complexes. Provisions describe construction, protection, and occupancy features and practices intended to reduce security risks.
This guide also covers protocols for special events and the roles and responsibilities of security personnel. The 2014 Edition contains revisions to the section on critical infrastructure protection to ensure that physical plant or digital information is reasonably protected from attacks that cause debilitating loss of operations.
Changes affect criteria for:
- Electrical power
- Gas and oil networks
- Banking and finance
- Government operations
- Emergency services
- Water supply systems, including new text on water treatment facilities and a reference to NEC Article 585 (Critical Operations Power Systems) in the discussion on electrical generation