Applicable Codes

The following are our most frequently used codes and standards (other adopted codes and standards not listed here may be determined to be applicable based on the scope of work).


ICC Codes Online

NFPA Codes Online: (requires a sign in with an email address)

Prince George’s County Subtitles 


Fire Protection and Life Safety Review Codes

2018 International Building Code (IBC) and Subtitle 4

2018 International Existing Building Code (IEBC)

2018 NFPA 101 Life Safety Code and Subtitle 11

2018 NFPA 1 Fire Code

Maryland State Fire Prevention Code

Sprinkler System

2016 NFPA 13 Installation of Sprinkler Systems

2016 NFPA 13D Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One and Two Family Dwellings

2016 NFPA 13R Installation of Sprinkler Systems in Residential Occupancies up to 4 stories in height

Fire Alarm

2016 NFPA 72 National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code