• NFPA 232 : 2017

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    PROTECTION OF RECORDS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy

    Superseded date:  10-15-2021

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2017

    Publisher:  National Fire Protection Association

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    Chapter 1 - Administration
    Chapter 2 - Referenced Publications
    Chapter 3 - Definitions
    Chapter 4 - General Requirements
    Chapter 5 - Building Equipment and Facilities
    Chapter 6 - Standard Records Vault
    Chapter 7 - Archives
    Chapter 8 - File Rooms
    Chapter 9 - Records Center
    Chapter 10 - Records Protection Equipment
    Annex A - Explanatory Material
    Annex B - Fire Characteristics
    Annex C - Salvage of Water-Damaged Library Materials
    Annex D - Fire Control
    Annex E - Fire Control Systems
    Annex F - Informational References
    Index

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Gives requirements for the following categories of records storage environments in ascending order of increasing risk tolerance and descending protection requirements: (1) Vaults; (2) Archives; (3) File rooms; (4) Compartmented records centers; and (5) Noncompartmented records centers.

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    Document Type Standard
    Publisher National Fire Protection Association
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS ISO 18943 : 2014 IMAGING MATERIALS - MAGNETIC HARD DRIVES USED FOR IMAGE STORAGE - CARE AND HANDLING
    FIPS PUB 31 : 0 GUIDELINES FOR AUTOMATIC DATA PROCESSING PHYSICAL SECURITY AND RISK MANAGEMENT
    MIL HDBK 1024/1 : 0 AVIATION OPERATIONAL AND SUPPORT FACILITIES
    13/30263493 DC : 0 BS ISO 18943 - IMAGING MATERIALS - MAGNETIC HARD DRIVES USED FOR IMAGE STORAGE - CARE AND HANDLING
    NFPA 3 & 4 HDBK : 2012 COMMISSIONING AND INTEGRATED SYSTEM TESTING HANDBOOK
    NFPA 232A : 1995 ARCHIVES AND RECORDS CENTERS
    ISO 18923:2000 Imaging materials Polyester-base magnetic tape Storage practices
    NFPA 231C : 1998 RACK STORAGE OF MATERIALS
    NFPA 232AM : 1991 FIRE PROTECTION FOR ARCHIVES AND RECORDS CENTERS
    NFPA 19911 : 1991 FIRE PROTECTION OF MUSEUMS AND MUSEUM COLLECTIONS
    ISO 18943:2014 Imaging materials Magnetic hard drives used for image storage Care and handling
    NFPA 75 : 2017 FIRE PROTECTION OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT
    NFPA 1 HDBK : 2015 FIRE CODE HANDBOOK
    NFPA 1 : 2018 FIRE CODE
    NFPA 804 : 2015 FIRE PROTECTION FOR ADVANCED LIGHT WATER REACTOR ELECTRIC GENERATING PLANTS
    NFPA 909 : 2017 PROTECTION OF CULTURAL RESOURCE PROPERTIES - MUSEUMS, LIBRARIES, AND PLACES OF WORSHIP
    NFPA 805 : 2015 PERFORMANCE-BASED STANDARD FOR FIRE PROTECTION FOR LIGHT WATER REACTOR ELECTRIC GENERATING PLANTS
    NFPA 40 : 2016 STORAGE AND HANDLING OF CELLULOSE NITRATE FILM
    NFPA 13 HDBK : 2016 AUTOMATIC SPRINKLER SYSTEMS HANDBOOK
    NFPA 10 : 2018 PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS
    NFPA 750 : 2015 WATER MIST FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS
    NFPA 804 : 2020 FIRE PROTECTION FOR ADVANCED LIGHT WATER REACTOR ELECTRIC GENERATING PLANTS
    BS ISO 12606 : 1997 CINEMATOGRAPHY - CARE AND PRESERVATION OF MAGNETIC AUDIO RECORDINGS FOR MOTION-PICTURES AND TELEVISION
    BS ISO 18925 : 2013 IMAGING MATERIALS - OPTICAL DISC MEDIA - STORAGE PRACTICES
    ISO 18925:2013 Imaging materials Optical disc media Storage practices
    BS ISO 5466 : 1996 PHOTOGRAPHY - PROCESSED SAFETY PHOTOGRAPHIC FILMS - STORAGE PRACTICES
    BS ISO 18923 : 2000 IMAGING MATERIALS - POLYESTER-BASE MAGNETIC TAPE - STORAGE PRACTICES
    BS ISO 18920 : 2011 IMAGING MATERIALS - REFLECTION PRINTS - STORAGE PRACTICES
    09/30169722 DC : 0 BS ISO 18911 - IMAGING MATERIALS - PROCESSED SAFETY PHOTOGRAPHIC FILMS - STORAGE PRACTICES
    BS ISO 18918 : 2000 IMAGING MATERIALS - PROCESSED PHOTOGRAPHIC PLATES - STORAGE PRACTICES
    08/30170237 DC : 0 BS ISO 18920 - IMAGING MATERIALS - REFLECTION PRINTS - STORAGE PRACTICES
    ISO 18911:2010 Imaging materials Processed safety photographic films Storage practices
    ISO 18920:2011 Imaging materials Reflection prints Storage practices
    BS ISO 18911 : 2010 IMAGING MATERIALS - PROCESSED SAFETY PHOTOGRAPHIC FILMS - STORAGE PRACTICES
    UL 155 : 8 TESTS FOR FIRE RESISTANCE OF VAULT AND FILE ROOM DOORS
    NFPA 1 : 2021 FIRE CODE
    NFPA 80 HDBK : 2016 Standard for Fire Doors and Other Opening Protectives PDF Handbook

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    NFPA 2001 : 2015 CLEAN AGENT FIRE EXTINGUISHING SYSTEMS
    NFPA 750 : 2015 WATER MIST FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS
    NFPA 25 : 2017 INSPECTION, TESTING, AND MAINTENANCE OF WATER-BASED FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS
    NFPA 31 : 2016 INSTALLATION OF OIL-BURNING EQUIPMENT
    NFPA 75 : 2017 FIRE PROTECTION OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT
    NFPA 58 : 2017 LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS CODE
    NFPA 909 : 2017 PROTECTION OF CULTURAL RESOURCE PROPERTIES - MUSEUMS, LIBRARIES, AND PLACES OF WORSHIP
    NFPA 780 : 2017 INSTALLATION OF LIGHTNING PROTECTION SYSTEMS
    NFPA 1250 : 2015 FIRE AND EMERGENCY SERVICES ORGANIZATION RISK MANAGEMENT
    NFPA 101 : 2018 LIFE SAFETY CODE
    NFPA 221 : 2018 HIGH CHALLENGE FIRE WALLS, FIRE WALLS, AND FIRE BARRIER WALLS
    NFPA 90A : 2018 INSTALLATION OF AIR-CONDITIONING AND VENTILATING SYSTEMS
    NFPA 80A : 2017 PROTECTION OF BUILDINGS FROM EXTERIOR FIRE EXPOSURES
    UL 155 : 8 TESTS FOR FIRE RESISTANCE OF VAULT AND FILE ROOM DOORS
    NFPA 1600 : 2016 DISASTER/EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AND BUSINESS CONTINUITY/CONTINUITY OF OPERATIONS PROGRAMS
    ARMA 5 : 2010 VITAL RECORDS PROGRAMS: IDENTIFYING, MANAGING, AND RECOVERING BUSINESS-CRITICAL RECORDS
    NFPA 10 : 2018 PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS
    ISO/TR 15489-2:2001 Information and documentation Records management Part 2: Guidelines
    NFPA 14 : 2016 INSTALLATION OF STANDPIPE AND HOSE SYSTEMS
    UL 72 : 2016 TESTS FOR FIRE RESISTANCE OF RECORD PROTECTION EQUIPMENT
    NFPA 285 : 2012 FIRE TEST METHOD FOR EVALUATION OF FIRE PROPAGATION CHARACTERISTICS OF EXTERIOR NON-LOAD-BEARING WALL ASSEMBLIES CONTAINING COMBUSTIBLE COMPONENTS
    NFPA 220 : 2018 TYPES OF BUILDING CONSTRUCTION
    NFPA 13E : 2015 FIRE DEPARTMENT OPERATIONS IN PROPERTIES PROTECTED BY SPRINKLER AND STANDPIPE SYSTEMS
    NFPA 11 : 2016 LOW-, MEDIUM-, AND HIGH-EXPANSION FOAM
    NFPA 70 : 2017 NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE
    NFPA 12 : 2015 CARBON DIOXIDE EXTINGUISHING SYSTEMS
    NFPA 72 : 2016 NATIONAL FIRE ALARM AND SIGNALING CODE
    NFPA 13 : 2016 INSTALLATION OF SPRINKLER SYSTEMS
    NFPA 40 : 2016 STORAGE AND HANDLING OF CELLULOSE NITRATE FILM
    NFPA 54 : 2018 NATIONAL FUEL GAS CODE
    UL 263 : 2011 FIRE TESTS OF BUILDING CONSTRUCTION AND MATERIALS
    NFPA 12A : 2015 HALON 1301 FIRE EXTINGUISHING SYSTEMS
    ISO 15489-1:2016 Information and documentation Records management Part 1: Concepts and principles
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