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Practical fire safety guidance for existing high rise domestic buildings

Published: 4 Dec 2019

This guidance provides practical fire safety advice on how to prevent fires and reduce the risks from fires in high rise domestic buildings.

77 page PDF

1.2 MB

77 page PDF

1.2 MB

Contents
Practical fire safety guidance for existing high rise domestic buildings
Footnotes

77 page PDF

1.2 MB

Footnotes

1. In general, a flat which is the only or principal residence of three or more people, who belong to three or more families and share a toilet, bathroom or cooking facilities will be a house in multiple occupation. HMOs require to be licensed under the Housing (Scotland) Act 2006

2. Fire separation is a term used in Scottish building standards. In UK guides this is often included under the general concept of ‘fire compartmentation’


Contact

Email: FireDivision@gov.scot