Guidance for health care facilities
to establish, maintain adequate levels of fire and life safety during COVID-19
Last updated 4/17/2020 at 1:10pm
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has released an additional resource as part of its ongoing effort to provide guidance to health care providers working to establish and maintain adequate fire and life safety levels during the COVID-19 pandemic. Compiled from input received by various sources including NFPA’s Healthcare Interpretations Task Force (HITF), the latest white paper, “Considerations for Temporary Compliance Options in Health Care Environments During COVID-19” reflects feedback from authorities having jurisdiction (AHJs), federal, state and local officials, hea...