SafetyBytes® NFPA 704 Warning System
Hazardous Materials & NFPA
The National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA), in section 704 of the National Fire Code, specifies a system for identifying the hazards associated with materials. In this SafetyBytes® lesson, we’ll discuss the description methods used in the NFPA 704 Warning System.
Learning Path & Details
Suggested Industry Usage
- Keeping a Safe Workplace
- Audible Narration
- Linear Navigation
- Integrated Video
Training Files (1)
Trainer Comments: The overall objective of the NFPA 704 rating system is to provide an appropriate signal or alert for the protection of both public and private emergency response personnel; to assist in planning for effective fire and emergency control operations, including clean‐up; and to assist all designated personnel, engineers, plant, and safety personnel in evaluating hazards.
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