Blocks of flats fitted with fire mains

Department for Communities and Local Government, (2019) Blocks of flats fitted with fire mains. In: Approved Document B: Fire Safety - Volume 1: Dwellings. 2019 ed. Section 13: Vehicle access, 1 (13.5). RIBA Publishing Publication, London, p. 98. ISBN 9781859469156

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Abstract

For buildings fitted with dry fire mains, both of the following apply.
a. Access should be provided for a pumping appliance to within 18m of each fire main inlet connection point. Inlets should be on the face of the building.
b. The fire main inlet connection point should be visible from the parking position of the appliance, and satisfy paragraph 14.10.

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Uncontrolled Keywords: b5 access and facilities for the fire service, balanced flue, fire risk assessment, point of access, b4 external fire spread, access point, fire safety - volume 2: buildings other than dwellings. 2019 edition - for use in england, b3 internal fire spread structure, fire safety - volume 1: dwellings. 2019 edition - for use in england, principal works
Subjects: T Technology > TH Building construction > Building standards > fire safety - volume 1: dwellings. 2019 edition - for use in england > Section 13: Vehicle access
K Law > The Building Regulations 2010 > B5: Access and facilities for the fire service
T Technology > TH Building construction > Building standards
Date Deposited: 28 Feb 2020 21:14
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2021 19:40
URI: https://eprints.buildvoc.co.uk/id/eprint/768

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