For a block of flats fitted with a dry (or wet) riser, how close should the fire service tender be able to get to the entrance of the building?

National House Building Council, For a block of flats fitted with a dry (or wet) riser, how close should the fire service tender be able to get to the entrance of the building? In: Frequently asked questions on Building Regulations Part B: Fire Safety. TBA ed. Frequently asked questions on Building Regulations . National House Building Council, p. 1.

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Abstract

A fire service appliance should be able to park within 18m of a dry (or wet) riser inlet, and be able to clearly see the inlet position. Long lengths of horizontal main are not usually considered an acceptable alternative solution.

Item Type: Book Section
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Uncontrolled Keywords: standard parking bay, balanced flue, accessible, competent person scheme, b5 access and facilities for the fire service, clear access zone, clear access route, potential level access shower, draught diverter, fire risk assessment
Subjects: T Technology > TH Building construction > Building standards
Depositing User: admin
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2021 16:23
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2021 19:43
URI: https://buildvoc.co.uk/id/eprint/988

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