The correct specification and installation of fire-stopping
The Association for Specialist Fire Protection, ASFP (UK), is releasing a new video that guides and provides guidance on the compartmentalization of a building to limit the spread of fire and smoke.
The video explains why is important to seal passages between rooms, openings in the walls and floor. The seal provides the necessary security to a partition a room.
An improper selection or an improperly installed fire-retardant systems can significantly increase the risk to the safety of lives and damage to the building structure. It highlights the importance of ensuring that the product used has been tested or certified for the specific use.It also highlights the inappropriate use of applications in fire resistant polyurethane foam (PU).
For your interest, we provide the link to the video, which is available at: