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  BU517 Passive fire protection - maintenance and on-going...

BU517.jpgAfter passive fire protection is installed, satisfactorily inspected and given a Code Compliance Certificate, the building must be maintained so that the passive fire protection can carry on providing its fire or smoke separation function.

This bulletin describes the process of verifying on-site installation and post-building procedures.

The bulletin covers:

  • preparation of a compliance schedule
  • building warrant of fitness
  • specified systems for passive fire protection, including smoke control systems, final exits, fire separations, smoke separations and signs
  • frequency of inspections
  • persons carrying out the inspection.

Publication date: December 2009 Keywords: fire, maintenance, management, safety