Escape from upper storeys a maximum of 4.5m above ground level

Department for Communities and Local Government, (2019) Escape from upper storeys a maximum of 4.5m above ground level. In: Approved Document B: Fire Safety - Volume 1: Dwellings. 2019 ed. Section 2: Means of escape - dwellinghouses, 1 (2.2). RIBA Publishing Publication, London, p. 11. ISBN 9781859469156

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Abstract

See Diagram 2.1b. Where served by only one stair, all habitable rooms (excluding kitchens) should have either of the following.
a. An emergency escape window or external door, as described in paragraph 2.10.
b. Direct access to a protected stairway, as described in paragraph 2.5a.

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Uncontrolled Keywords: common stair, storey exit, access room, common stair, spiral stair, private stair, dead end, habitable room, helical stair, firefighting stair
Subjects: T Technology > TH Building construction > Building standards > fire safety - volume 1: dwellings. 2019 edition - for use in england > Section 2: Means of escape – dwellinghouses
K Law > The Building Regulations 2010 > B1: Means of warning and escape
T Technology > TH Building construction > Building standards
Date Deposited: 30 Jan 2020 20:16
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2021 19:41
URI: https://buildvoc.co.uk/id/eprint/87

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