National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) provides and advocates consensus codes and standards, research, training, and education on fire prevention.  It has several regional offices and a Government Affairs office in Washington, DC.  NFPA headquarters is:  1 Batterymarch Park, Quincy, Massachusetts 02169-7471, tel:  617 770 3000.  custserv@nfpa.org

The NFPA 99 “Standard for Health Care Facilities” is enforced by the local Fire Marshall’s office.