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(National Institute of Standards and Technology)
How to Find Standards
In addition to links for search engines and search tips, this site describes different types of standards: industry standards, military standards, international standards, and standards issued or adopted by federal agencies.
New York City Fire Code
The New York City Fire Code is a City law that establishes fire safety requirements for buildings and businesses in New York City. It applies to all persons and places in New York City.
The Fire Code regulates such matters as emergency preparedness; the prevention and reporting of fires; the manufacture, storage, handling, use and transportation of hazardous materials and combustible materials; the conduct of various businesses and activities that pose fire hazards; and the design, installation, operation and maintenance of the buildings and premises that house such materials, businesses and activities.