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    BS 9991 - FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  31-12-2011

    Language(s):  English

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    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Section 1: General
    Section 2: Designing means of escape
    Section 3: Internal planning of flats and maisonettes
    Section 4:
    Section 5: Access and facilities for fire-fighting
    Section 6: Mechanical systems for ducted heating,
                ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC)
    Section 7: Stairs and final exits
    Section 8: Design for construction
    Section 9: Ancillary accommodation and
                engineering services in flats and
                maisonettes
    Section 10: Management
    Section 11: Building works: Alterations, extensions,
                refurbishment, change of use, disuse,
                decommissioning and demolition
    Annexes
    Annex A (informative) - Additional considerations
            for property and business continuity
            protection
    Annex B (normative) - Atria
    Annex C (normative) - Private Balconies
            (open or enclosed)
    Annex D (informative) - Advice to occupiers of
            dwellings in residential buildings
    Annex E (informative) - Methods of smoke control
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    Comment Closes On
    Committee FSH/14
    Document Type Draft
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

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    BS 5234-2(1992) : 1992 PARTITIONS (INCLUDING MATCHING LININGS) - SPECIFICATION FOR PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS FOR STRENGTH AND ROBUSTNESS INCLUDING METHODS OF TEST
    BS 8414-1:2002 FIRE PERFORMANCE OF EXTERNAL CLADDING SYSTEMS - TEST METHODS FOR NON-LOADBEARING EXTERNAL CLADDING SYSTEMS APPLIED TO THE FACE OF A BUILDING
    BS 7346-3(1990) : 1990 COMPONENTS FOR SMOKE AND HEAT CONTROL SYSTEMS - SPECIFICATION FOR SMOKE CURTAINS
    BS EN ISO 12543-2:2011 (published 2011-08) Glass in building. Laminated glass and laminated safety glass Laminated safety glass
    BS EN 13501-2 : 2007 FIRE CLASSIFICATION OF CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTS AND BUILDING ELEMENTS - PART 2: CLASSIFICATION USING DATA FROM FIRE RESISTANCE TESTS, EXCLUDING VENTILATION SERVICES
    CEN/TS 14972:2011 FIXED FIREFIGHTING SYSTEMS - WATERMIST SYSTEMS - DESIGN AND INSTALLATION
    BS 8414-2:2005 FIRE PERFORMANCE OF EXTERNAL CLADDING SYSTEMS - PART 2: TEST METHOD FOR NON-LOADBEARING EXTERNAL CLADDING SYSTEMS FIXED TO AND SUPPORTED BY A STRUCTURAL STEEL FRAME
    BS EN 1634-1 : 2014 FIRE RESISTANCE AND SMOKE CONTROL TESTS FOR DOOR AND SHUTTER ASSEMBLIES, OPENABLE WINDOWS AND ELEMENTS OF BUILDING HARDWARE - PART 1: FIRE RESISTANCE TEST FOR DOOR AND SHUTTER ASSEMBLIES AND OPENABLE WINDOWS
    BS 5234-1(1992) : 1992 PARTITIONS (INCLUDING MATCHING LININGS) - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND INSTALLATION
    BS EN 1155:1997 Building hardware. Electrically powered hold-open devices for swing doors. Requirements and test methods
    BS 5516-2(2004) : 2004 PATENT GLAZING AND SLOPING GLAZING FOR BUILDINGS - PART 2: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SLOPING GLAZING
    BS EN 1634-3:2004 Fire resistance and smoke control tests for door and shutter assemblies, openable windows and elements of building hardware Smoke control test for door and shutter assemblies
    BS EN 12101-6:2005 Smoke and heat control systems Specification for pressure differential systems. Kits
    BS EN 1991-1-2 : 2002 EUROCODE 1: ACTIONS ON STRUCTURES - PART 1-2: GENERAL ACTIONS - ACTIONS ON STRUCTURES EXPOSED TO FIRE
    BS DD8458-1(2010) : 2010 FIXED FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS - RESIDENTIAL AND DOMESTIC WATERMIST SYSTEMS - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND INSTALLATION
    BS EN ISO 1182:2010 REACTION TO FIRE TESTS FOR PRODUCTS - NON-COMBUSTIBILITY TEST
    DD ENV 1187 : 2002 TEST METHODS FOR EXTERNAL FIRE EXPOSURE TO ROOFS
    BS EN 115 : 1995 SAFETY RULES FOR THE CONSTRUCTION AND INSTALLATION OF ESCALATORS AND PASSENGER CONVEYORS
    BS EN 13501-1 : 2007 FIRE CLASSIFICATION OF CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTS AND BUILDING ELEMENTS - PART 1: CLASSIFICATION USING DATA FROM REACTION TO FIRE TESTS
    BS EN 12150-1:2015 GLASS IN BUILDING - THERMALLY TOUGHENED SODA LIME SILICATE SAFETY GLASS - PART 1: DEFINITION AND DESCRIPTION
    BS EN ISO 14122-4:2016 Safety of machinery. Permanent means of access to machinery Fixed ladders
    BS EN 12845:2015 Fixed firefighting systems. Automatic sprinkler systems. Design, installation and maintenance
    BS EN ISO 11925-2:2010 Reaction to fire tests. Ignitability of products subjected to direct impingement of flame Single-flame source test
    BS 8519:2010 SELECTION AND INSTALLATION OF FIRE-RESISTANT POWER AND CONTROL CABLE SYSTEMS FOR LIFE SAFETY AND FIRE-FIGHTING APPLICATIONS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS EN 12101-3:2015 SMOKE AND HEAT CONTROL SYSTEMS - SPECIFICATION FOR POWERED SMOKE AND HEAT EXHAUST VENTILATORS (FANS)
    BS 5839-3(1988) : 1988 FIRE DETECTION AND ALARM SYSTEMS FOR BUILDINGS - PART 3: SPECIFICATION FOR AUTOMATIC RELEASE MECHANISMS FOR CERTAIN FIRE PROTECTION EQUIPMENT
    BS 7157(1989) : 1989 METHOD OF TEST FOR IGNITABILITY OF FABRICS USED IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF LARGE TENTED STRUCTURES
    BS EN ISO 1716:2010 REACTION TO FIRE TESTS FOR PRODUCTS - DETERMINATION OF THE GROSS HEAT OF COMBUSTION (CALORIFIC VALUE)
    BS 476-24(1987) : 1987 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 24: METHOD FOR DETERMINATION OF THE FIRE RESISTANCE OF VENTILATION DUCTS
    BS 5410-2:1978 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR OIL FIRING - INSTALLATIONS OF 44 KW AND ABOVE OUTPUT CAPACITY FOR SPACE HEATING HOT WATER AND STEAM SUPPLY PURPOSES
    BS EN 13823 : 2010 REACTION TO FIRE TESTS FOR BUILDING PRODUCTS - BUILDING PRODUCTS EXCLUDING FLOORINGS EXPOSED TO THE THERMAL ATTACK BY A SINGLE BURNING ITEM
    BS PD7974-6(2004) : 2004 THE APPLICATION OF FIRE SAFETY ENGINEERING PRINCIPLES TO FIRE SAFETY DESIGN OF BUILDINGS - PART 6: HUMAN FACTORS: LIFE SAFETY STRATEGIES - OCCUPANT EVACUATION, BEHAVIOUR AND CONDITION (SUB-SYSTEM 6)
    BS 7974:2001 CODE OF PRACTICE ON THE APPLICATION OF FIRE SAFETY ENGINEERING PRINCIPLES TO THE DESIGN OF BUILDINGS
    BS 9251:2005 SPRINKLER SYSTEMS FOR RESIDENTIAL AND DOMESTIC OCCUPANCIES - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 3251:1976 Specification. Indicator plates for fire hydrants and emergency water supplies
    BS EN 1154 : 1997 BUILDING HARDWARE - CONTROLLED DOOR CLOSING DEVICES - REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
    BS EN 12416-2 : 2001 FIXED FIREFIGHTING SYSTEMS - POWDER SYSTEMS - PART 2: DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE
    BS 7273-4:2007 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE OPERATION OF FIRE PROTECTION MEASURES - PART 4: ACTUATION OF RELEASE MECHANISMS FOR DOORS
    BS EN 14179-1:2005 GLASS IN BUILDING - HEAT SOAKED THERMALLY TOUGHENED SODA LIME SILICATE SAFETY GLASS - PART 1: DEFINITION AND DESCRIPTION
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