Fire

Correct fire test documentation vital.(Product guide)

Ensure that all industrial and commercial fire doors and shutters carry the correct documentation to prove they have been appropriately verified. This is the strong recommendation to specifiers, contractors and building control officers from the Door and Hardware Federation (DHF).

The federation says verification ideally should be in the form of certification, or doors and shutters can be verified if they have undergone the appropriate testing or assessment.

The advice follows the successful outcome of discussions between the DHF and fire certification authorities which has resulted in approved certification schemes for both products and installation being put in place. …

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