Cavities

Department for Communities and Local Government, (2019) Cavities. In: Approved Document B: Fire Safety - Volume 1: Dwellings. 2019 ed. Section 5: Internal fire spread – dwellinghouses, 1 (5.16). RIBA Publishing Publication, London, p. 54. ISBN 9781859469156

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Abstract

Cavities in the construction of a building provide a ready route for the spread of smoke and flame, which can present a greater danger as any spread is concealed. For the purpose of this document, a cavity is considered to be any concealed space.

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Uncontrolled Keywords: cavity barrier, cavity, cavity width, loading bay, b4 external fire spread, b3 internal fire spread structure, fire safety - volume 2: buildings other than dwellings. 2019 edition - for use in england, cavity stop, fire safety - volume 1: dwellings. 2019 edition - for use in england, storey
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 19:40
URI: https://eprints.buildvoc.co.uk/id/eprint/481

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