Student accommodation

Department for Communities and Local Government, (2019) Student accommodation. In: Approved Document B: Fire Safety - Volume 1: Dwellings. 2019 ed. Section 1: Fire detection and alarm systems, 1 (1.11). RIBA Publishing Publication, London, p. 10. ISBN 9781859469156

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Abstract

In student residences that are designed and occupied as a block of flats, separate automatic detection should be provided in each self-contained flat where all of the following apply.
a. A group of up to six students shares the flat.
b. Each flat has its own entrance door.
c. The compartmentation principles for flats in Section 7 have been followed.
Where a total evacuation strategy is adopted, the alarm system should follow the guidance for buildings other than dwellings in Volume 2 of Approved Document B.

Item Type: Book Section
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Uncontrolled Keywords: dwellinghouse, flat, compartmentation, explanation of terms used, dwelling type, corridor access, dwelling, dwelling, dwelling (l2a), common parts
Subjects: T Technology > TH Building construction > Building standards > fire safety - volume 1: dwellings. 2019 edition - for use in england > Section 1: Fire detection and alarm systems
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
T Technology > TH Building construction > Building standards
Date Deposited: 30 Jan 2020 20:10
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2021 19:42
URI: https://buildvoc.co.uk/id/eprint/74

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