This UFC provides requirements for inspection, testing, and maintenance (ITM) of active and passive fire protection and life safety features in DoD facilities. Do not deviate from these criteria without prior approval of the component office of responsibility. Compliance with criteria issued in accordance with this UFC does not constitute an exception to the public laws. Fire protection criteria must conform to the requirements of this UFC and the NFPA National Fire Codes, except as modified by this UFC and specifically referenced by this UFC.
Additional criteria include portions of the FM Global Property Loss Prevention Data Sheets, as specifically referenced by this UFC. This UFC for DoD compliance with all U.S.C. Title 10, 15 and 29 occupational health and safety requirements related to fire protection feature maintenance fully meets the intent of the U.S.C. requirements. Any questions related to compliance should be directed to the component office of responsibility.