Provision of fire mains

Department for Communities and Local Government, (2019) Provision of fire mains. In: Approved Document B: Fire Safety - Volume 1: Dwellings. 2019 ed. Section 14: Fire mains and hydrants – flats, 1 (14.3). RIBA Publishing Publication, London, p. 99. ISBN 9781859469156

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Abstract

Buildings without firefighting shafts should be provided with fire mains where fire service vehicle access is not provided in accordance with paragraph 13.2(a). In these cases, the fire mains should be located within the protected stairway enclosure, with a maximum hose distance of 45m from the fire main outlet to the furthest point inside each flat, measured on a route suitable for laying a hose.

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Uncontrolled Keywords: firefighting shaft, fire risk assessment, fire safety - volume 1: dwellings. 2019 edition - for use in england, compartmentation, b5 access and facilities for the fire service, circulation space, fire safety - volume 2: buildings other than dwellings. 2019 edition - for use in england, firefighting lift, firefighting lift, principal storey
Subjects: T Technology > TH Building construction > Building standards > fire safety - volume 1: dwellings. 2019 edition - for use in england > Section 14: Fire mains and hydrants – flats
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 21:09
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2021 19:42
URI: https://eprints.buildvoc.co.uk/id/eprint/780

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