Is It Possible to Find a Free Copy of the NFPA Standards Online?

A free copy of National Fire Protection Association standards is available online at the NFPA website. To access the free content, create a free profile, view the list of NFPA's codes and standards, select the document to view and select the Free Access link under the document title.

NFPA is the first organization to allow the public to view private codes and standards for free. Though the organization offers free public access to its codes and standards, NFPA maintains a copyright on its content and reserves the right to charge for access at any time to fund the organization, according to NFPA.