Fire Chief Authority Under NFPA Standards
October 12, 2020
Many small-town fire chiefs often find it challenging to implement NFPA standards in their department. What you may not realize is that fire chiefs have the power to decide which NFPA standards to use and how to use them. Topics discussed include the fire chief’s power as the authority having jurisdiction, how to modify an NFPA standard, how to adopt an NFPA standard, and best practices.