Highlights of the New NFPA 1901
Rear Reflective Markings Required - The NFPA 1901 standard applies to all vehicles used for structural firefighting, mobile water supply, rescue situations, and hazardous material releases. Learn more.
NFPA 1901 Standard
* To increase highway visibility, at least 50 percent of the rear-facing vertical surface must be covered with 6-inch reflective red and yellow, fluorescent yellow, or fluorescent yellow-green material. The markings must be in a chevron pattern sloping downward from the center of the vehicle at a 45-degree angle.