NBFU

AcronymDefinition
NBFUNational Board of Fire Underwriters
NBFUNorges Blindeforbunds Ungdom (Norway)
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Because, as noted earlier, fire insurance was and is required by mortgage and other lenders, the NBFU standards proved a highly effective method of enforcing compliance with state-of-the-art knowledge of fire risks and safety measures.
Through the connection between fire insurance and mortgage lending, the NBFU's standards for boiler and pipe installation, including the "Table of Clearances," became the federal standard for government-funded or loan-guaranteed housing in 1937.
(42) See, for examples, National Board of Fire Underwriters, Rules and Requirements of the National Board of Fire Underwriters for the Construction and Installation of Fire Doors and Shutters as Recommended by the National Fire Protection Association (New York, 1906); Electrical Ordinances and Rules (Atlanta, 1933); National Board of Fire Underwriters and National Fire Protection Association, Committee on Gases, Recommended Good Practice Requirements of the National Board of Fire Underwriters for the Installation and Use of Internal Combustion Engines: Also Coal Gas Producers; As Recommended by the National Fire Protection Association NBFU Pamphlet No.