Compartment walls between buildings

Department for Communities and Local Government, (2019) Compartment walls between buildings. In: Approved Document B: Fire Safety - Volume 1: Dwellings. 2019 ed. Section 5: Internal fire spread – dwellinghouses, 1 (5.10). RIBA Publishing Publication, London, p. 52. ISBN 9781859469156

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Abstract

Adjoining buildings should only be separated by walls, not floors. Compartment walls common to two or more buildings should comply with both of the following.
a. Run the full height of the building in a continuous vertical plane.
b. Be continued through any roof space to the underside of the roof (see Diagram 5.2).

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Uncontrolled Keywords: separated part, external wall, separated part, fire compartment, atrium (plural atria), b4 external fire spread, compartment (fire), separating wall, spacing, compartment wall or floor
Subjects: T Technology > TH Building construction > Building standards > fire safety - volume 1: dwellings. 2019 edition - for use in england > Section 5: Internal fire spread – dwellinghouses
K Law > The Building Regulations 2010 > B3: Internal fire spread (structure)
T Technology > TH Building construction > Building standards
Date Deposited: 15 Feb 2020 06:06
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2021 19:41
URI: https://eprints.buildvoc.co.uk/id/eprint/469

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