Means of escape in the common parts of flats

Department for Communities and Local Government, (2019) Means of escape in the common parts of flats. In: Approved Document B: Fire Safety - Volume 1: Dwellings. 2019 ed. Section 3: Means of escape – flats, 1 (3.25). RIBA Publishing Publication, London, p. 26. ISBN 9781859469156

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Abstract

The following paragraphs deal with means of escape from the entrance doors of flats to a final exit. They do not apply to flats with a top storey that is a maximum of 4.5m above ground level (designed in accordance with paragraphs 3.16 and 3.17).
Reference should also be made to the following.
a. Requirement B3 regarding compartment walls and protected shafts.
b. Requirement B5 regarding access for the fire and rescue service.

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Subjects: T Technology > TH Building construction > Building standards > fire safety - volume 1: dwellings. 2019 edition - for use in england > Section 3: Means of escape – flats
T Technology > TH Building construction > Building standards > Section 3: Means of escape – flats
K Law > The Building Regulations 2010 > B1: Means of warning and escape
T Technology > TH Building construction > Building standards > fire safety - volume 1: dwellings. 2019 edition - for use in england > Appendix B: Performance of materials, products and structures > The Building Regulations 2010 > B1: Means of warning and escape
K Law > The Building Regulations 2000 > Appendix B: Performance of materials, products and structures > The Building Regulations 2010 > B1: Means of warning and escape
T Technology > TH Building construction > Building standards
Date Deposited: 01 Feb 2020 08:09
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2021 19:41
URI: https://buildvoc.co.uk/id/eprint/228

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