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    Fire. Vocabulary

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  21-04-2005

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Committees responsible
    Foreword
    Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    Bibliography

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Defines terms specific to, and in general use by, fire protection agencies.

    Scope - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    This standard defines terms specific to, and in general use by, fire protection agencies.

    Fire safety engineering and fire testing terms are covered in BSENISO13943.

    This standard does not include terms where the standard dictionary definition is applicable. Neither does it include terms and definitions which are unique to any small specialized discipline within fire safety.

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    Committee FSH/9
    Development Note Supersedes BS 4422-1(1987), BS 4422-2(1990), BS 4422-3(1990), BS 4422-4(1994), BS 4422-5(1989), BS 4422-6(1988), BS 4422-7(1988) and BS 4422-9(1990). Supersedes 04/30108795 DC. (05/2005) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, December 2011. (11/2011)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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    BS PD6686(2006) : 2006 GUIDANCE ON DIRECTIVES, REGULATIONS AND STANDARDS RELATED TO PREVENTION OF FIRE AND EXPLOSION IN THE PROCESS INDUSTRIES
    BS 5268-4.1(1978) : 1978 STRUCTURAL USE OF TIMBER - PART 4: FIRE RESISTANCE OF TIMBER STRUCTURES - SECTION 4.1: RECOMMENDATIONS FOR CALCULATING FIRE RESISTANCE OF TIMBER MEMBERS
    BS 336(2010) : 2010 SPECIFICATION FOR FIRE HOSE COUPLINGS AND ANCILLARY EQUIPMENT
    BS 7346-7(2006) : 2006 COMPONENTS FOR SMOKE AND HEAT CONTROL SYSTEMS - PART 7: CODE OF PRACTICE ON FUNCTIONAL RECOMMENDATIONS AND CALCULATION METHODS FOR SMOKE AND HEAT CONTROL SYSTEMS FOR COVERED CAR PARKS
    BS 9999(2008) : 2008 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF BUILDINGS
    BS 9999:2017 Fire safety in the design, management and use of buildings. Code of practice
    BS 3900-A11(1974) : 1974 METHODS OF TEST FOR PAINTS - PART A11: SMALL SCALE TEST FOR COMBUSTIBILITY
    BS PAS 7(2013) : 2013 FIRE RISK MANAGEMENT SYSTEM - SPECIFICATION
    BS 476-13(1987) : 1987 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - METHOD OF MEASURING THE IGNITABILITY OF PRODUCTS SUBJECTED TO THERMAL IRRADIANCE
    BS 476-32(1989) : 1989 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - GUIDE TO FULL SCALE FIRE TESTS WITHIN BUILDINGS
    13/30264663 DC : 0 BS 7346-7 - COMPONENTS FOR SMOKE AND HEAT CONTROL SYSTEMS - PART 7: CODE OF PRACTICE ON FUNCTIONAL RECOMMENDATIONS AND CALCULATION METHODS FOR SMOKE AND HEAT CONTROL SYSTEMS FOR COVERED CAR PARKS
    16/30314117 DC : 0 BS 9999 - FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    15/30288999 DC : 0 BS 7273-4 - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE OPERATION OF FIRE PROTECTION MEASURES - PART 4: ACTUATION OF RELEASE MECHANISMS FOR DOORS
    BS 336(1989) : 1989 SPECIFICATION FOR FIRE HOSE COUPLINGS AND ANCILLARY EQUIPMENT
    BS 5615(1985) : 1985 SPECIFICATION FOR INSULATING JACKETS FOR DOMESTIC HOT WATER STORAGE CYLINDERS
    07/30147204 DC : 0 BS 476-10 - FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 10: GUIDE TO THE PRINCIPLES, SELECTION, ROLE AND APPLICATION OF FIRE TESTING AND THEIR OUTPUTS
    BS 476-4(1970) : 1970 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 4: NON-COMBUSTIBILITY TEST FOR MATERIALS
    BS PAS 79(2007) : 2007 FIRE RISK ASSESSMENT - GUIDANCE AND A RECOMMENDED METHODOLOGY
    BS 476-31.1(1983) : 1983 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 31: METHODS FOR MEASURING SMOKE PENETRATION THROUGH DOORSETS AND SHUTTER ASSEMBLIES - SECTION 31.1: METHOD OF MEASUREMENT UNDER AMBIENT TEMPERATURE CONDITIONS
    BS 6401(1983) : 1983 METHOD FOR MEASUREMENT, IN THE LABORATORY, OF THE SPECIFIC OPTICAL DENSITY OF SMOKE GENERATED BY MATERIALS
    BS 476-21(1987) : 1987 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 21: METHODS FOR DETERMINATION OF THE FIRE RESISTANCE OF LOADBEARING ELEMENTS OF CONSTRUCTION
    BS 7346-7(2013) : 2013 COMPONENTS FOR SMOKE AND HEAT CONTROL SYSTEMS - PART 7: CODE OF PRACTICE ON FUNCTIONAL RECOMMENDATIONS AND CALCULATION METHODS FOR SMOKE AND HEAT CONTROL SYSTEMS FOR COVERED CAR PARKS
    09/30182748 DC : 0 BS 5306-0 - FIRE PROTECTION INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 0: GUIDE FOR THE SELECTION OF INSTALLED SYSTEMS AND OTHER FIRE EQUIPMENT
    BS 8489-1:2016 FIXED FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS - INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL WATERMIST SYSTEMS - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND INSTALLATION
    BS 7273-4:2007 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE OPERATION OF FIRE PROTECTION MEASURES - PART 4: ACTUATION OF RELEASE MECHANISMS FOR DOORS
    BS 476-20(1987) : 1987 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 20: METHOD FOR DETERMINATION OF THE FIRE RESISTANCE OF ELEMENTS OF CONSTRUCTION (GENERAL PRINCIPLES)
    BS 5306-6.2(1989) : 1989 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - FOAM SYSTEMS - SPECIFICATION FOR MEDIUM AND HIGH EXPANSION FOAM SYSTEMS
    06/30112774 DC : DRAFT APR 2006 BS 7346-7 - COMPONENTS FOR SMOKE AND HEAT CONTROL SYSTEMS - PART 7: CODE OF PRACTICE ON FUNCTIONAL RECOMMENDATIONS AND CALCULATION METHODS FOR SMOKE AND HEAT CONTROL SYSTEMS FOR COVERED CAR PARKS
    BS 476-10(2009) : 2009 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 10: GUIDE TO THE PRINCIPLES, SELECTION, ROLE AND APPLICATION OF FIRE TESTING AND THEIR OUTPUTS
    BS 476-22(1987) : 1987 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 22: METHODS FOR DETERMINATION OF THE FIRE RESISTANCE OF NON-LOADBEARING ELEMENTS OF CONSTRUCTION
    BS 5306-0:1986 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - GUIDE FOR THE SELECTION OF INSTALLED SYSTEMS AND OTHER FIRE EQUIPMENT
    BS 5306-0(2011) : 2011 FIRE PROTECTION INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 0: GUIDE FOR SELECTION OF INSTALLED SYSTEMS AND OTHER FIRE EQUIPMENT
    BS 5306-0:2011 FIRE PROTECTION INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 0: GUIDE FOR SELECTION OF INSTALLED SYSTEMS AND OTHER FIRE EQUIPMENT
    BS 9999:2008 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF BUILDINGS
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