Fire-stopping

Department for Communities and Local Government, (2019) Fire-stopping. In: Approved Document B: Fire Safety - Volume 1: Dwellings. 2019 ed. Section 9: Protection of openings and fire‑stopping, 1 (9.24). RIBA Publishing Publication, London, p. 75. ISBN 9781859469156

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Abstract

In addition to any other provisions in this section, both of the following conditions should be met.
a. Joints between fire-separating elements should be fire-stopped.
b. Openings through a fire resisting element for pipes, ducts, conduits or cable should be all of the following.
i. As few as possible.
ii. As small as practicable.
iii. Fire-stopped (allowing thermal movement in the case of a pipe or duct).
NOTE: The fire-stopping around fire dampers, fire resisting ducts, fire and smoke dampers and smoke control ducts should be in accordance with the manufacturer or supplier’s installation instructions.

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Uncontrolled Keywords: fire and smoke damper, fire-stop (Fire-stopping), fire-separating element, installation instructions, fire damper, fire resistance, fire risk assessment, fire safety - volume 1: dwellings. 2019 edition - for use in england, fire resisting (Fire resistance), fire safety - volume 2: buildings other than dwellings. 2019 edition - for use in england
Subjects: T Technology > TH Building construction > Building standards > fire safety - volume 1: dwellings. 2019 edition - for use in england > Section 9: Protection of openings and fire‑stopping
K Law > The Building Regulations 2010 > B3: Internal fire spread (structure)
T Technology > TH Building construction > Building standards
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Date Deposited: 15 Feb 2020 05:48
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2021 19:41
URI: https://eprints.buildvoc.co.uk/id/eprint/666

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