CROSS Safety Report: Fire protection of light-gauge steel frames

Author: CROSS

Date published

1 June 2022

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CROSS Safety Report: Fire protection of light-gauge steel frames

CROSS Safety Report: Fire protection of light-gauge steel frames
The Structural Engineer
Author

CROSS

Date published

1 June 2022

Author

CROSS

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Free

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CROSS-UK was expanded to cover fire safety reporting following recommendations by Dame Judith Hackitt in her post-Grenfell report Building a Safer Future. This month we present a fire safety report illustrating the implications of substituting a product within a tested system without further testing or justification.

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Format:
PDF
Pages:
2
Publisher:
Institution of Structural Engineers

Tags

Metal - steel Safety Fire Professional Guidance Issue 6

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