BSR/IICRC S760, Standard for Professional Restoration of Structures and Items Damaged by Wildfire Smoke
This standard will provide a specific set of practical principles, methods, and processes to evaluate and restore wildfire and smoke damaged porous and non-porous structural and personal items. This standard will also establish methods and processes to document, evaluate, clean and restore and verify the cleanliness of structures and items damaged from the smoke of wildfires.
IICRC is seeking volunteers for this Standard who performs cleaning or restoration of indoor and outdoor environments affected by particles that settle from wildfires that occur in nature. The property, casualty, and liability insurance industry, brokers and agents who write property, casualty, and liability policies, consumers who require the services described by this standard, anyone who represents an insured, or holds a lien on structures and contents damaged by wildfire and its smoke.
ANSI/IICRC Standards are voluntary consensus based standards that are accepted as the standard of care in the industry. Those who participate have a vote on the Standard and can influence what is included and what is not. Participation gives you a voice in the development of the Standard.
Note: BSR is the ANSI Board of Standards Review that reviews and approves Standards as American National Standards. All new Standards under development are designated as BSR/IICRC till such time that they receive final approval from ANSI and can be published.
The application deadline for the S760 is January 31, 2020.