Call to Action: Comment on Proposed TIA 1594 on NFPA 1971

The IAFF is urging members to¬†support amending NFPA 1971¬†(Standards on Protective Ensembles for Structural Fire Fighting and Proximity Fire Fighting) with Temporary Interim Amendment (TIA) 1594, which will eliminate the UV light degradation test for moisture barriers in turnout gear. This is a first step in the effort to develop personal protective equipment (PPE) free … Continue reading Call to Action: Comment on Proposed TIA 1594 on NFPA 1971